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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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98 events
40 reviews
10 stars
18 events
10 reviews
9 stars
BART is great but walking past the homeless was not.
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Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings
18 ratings
4.4 average rating
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53 events
48 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

By far one of the best performances I have seen in a long time. Sharon Jones is highly energetic, authentic and fully entertaining. She was engaging the audience through dance on stage and conversing our history and her experience through the...

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33 events
8 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

The band and Sharon was great! The venue was NOT great. Showed up at 8:15 (15 mins late), and the bar was no longer serving?! Went to go find my seat, and the usher just sat there, reading their e-reader, and ignored that I was standing there. I...continued

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Dearfach
15 events
7 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 24 2012

Amazingly, the acoustics at this venue were not what I thought they would be. Several others were commenting that the sound was distorted and you couldn't distinguish the words. Even the sound from the horn section was subpar.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Jones is a fantastic singer, a masterful soul vocalist in the best tradition of Etta James, Bettye Lavette, and Irma Thomas.” —pitchfork.com

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Symphony

The San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas present more than 220 concerts each year from September through July in a variety of genres, with SFS musicians performing classical concerts, holiday favorites, summer pops events, free outdoor concerts, special series for families and children, plus presentations of visiting guest artists and orchestras from around the globe. The San Francisco Symphony also takes its unique style to audiences world-wide, touring nationally and internationally every year. The SFS is currently recording all the Mahler symphonies on its own media label and has recently launched Keeping Score, a national, multi-year, multi-media project bringing classical music to millions of Americans via TV, radio, the Internet and more.