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Los Angeles Times
Bernstein by the Bay: S.F. Symphony brilliantly delivers 'On the Town'of “Three Dance Episodes,” long a staple of orchestra and pops programs. For h
Bernstein by the Bay: S.F. Symphony brilliantly delivers 'On the Town'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 hours ago
of “Three Dance Episodes,” long a staple of orchestra and pops programs. For his Memorial Day weekend program with the San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas conducted a semi-staged performance of the show at Davies Symphony Hall. There... Read more
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examiner.com
The bleeding edge: June roars in with an abundance of adventurous gigsshe will be joined by violinists Diane Nicholeris and Yun Chu, violist Jay Liu,
The bleeding edge: June roars in with an abundance of adventurous gigs
examiner.com / Posted 6 hours ago
she will be joined by violinists Diane Nicholeris and Yun Chu, violist Jay Liu, and cellist David Goldblatt, members of the San Francisco Symphony. The program, entitled Music and the spoken word at a time of war, will also include poet Robert Hass.... Read more
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examiner.com
Michael Tilson Thomas goes ‘on the town’ with a delightful Bernstein revivalthe effect relied on how the performance area was shaped and disposed just abou
Michael Tilson Thomas goes ‘on the town’ with a delightful Bernstein revival
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
the effect relied on how the performance area was shaped and disposed just about any place that was not occupied by the San Francisco Symphony and MTT’s podium. That space was then deftly deployed by both Director James Darrah, and Chip Abbott,... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Focused emotions & thrilling scoresThe final weeks of the 2015-16 San Francisco Symphony season are counting down
Focused emotions & thrilling scores
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
The final weeks of the 2015-16 San Francisco Symphony season are counting down to a glorious finale in late June, when Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Mahler's radiant Symphony No. 2, Resurrection . There will be plenty of action in... Read more
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examiner.com
The bleeding edge: the approach to Memorial Day will be a busy onefor producing “bleeding edge” events. However, the next concert promises unusua
The bleeding edge: the approach to Memorial Day will be a busy one
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
for producing “bleeding edge” events. However, the next concert promises unusual instrumentation, since it will feature San Francisco Symphony (SFS) bassist Charles Chandler. He will join the more conventional Volkert-Ellis String Trio, whose... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The ultimate guide to summer concerts in Northern CaliforniaMountain View Live 105 BFD with the Offspring (June 4), Steely Dan (June 16),
The ultimate guide to summer concerts in Northern California
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Mountain View Live 105 BFD with the Offspring (June 4), Steely Dan (June 16), Flight of the Conchords (June 28), San Francisco Symphony (July 4), G-Eazy and Logic (July 8), Darius Rucker (July 15), Korn and Rob Zombie (July 29), Dead and... Read more
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examiner.com
Michael Tilson Thomas will lead the final three concert weeks of the SFS seasonNext month all three weeks concluding the 2015–16 concert season of the San Fra
Michael Tilson Thomas will lead the final three concert weeks of the SFS season
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
Next month all three weeks concluding the 2015–16 concert season of the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) will be conducted by Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT). The historical span over the course to those weeks will be prodigious, extending... Read more
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examiner.com
Last night Michael Tilson Thomas’ interpretations rarely rose above lacklusterLast night Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) returned to the podium of
Last night Michael Tilson Thomas’ interpretations rarely rose above lackluster
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
Last night Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) returned to the podium of the San Francisco Symphony in Davies Symphony Hall. His soloist for the evening was mezzo Susan Graham, who has become very much a favorite of San Francisco audiences not... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
WATCH: 58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016at both the BBC Philharmonic and Royal Philharmonic orchestras for 10 years, an
WATCH: 58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
at both the BBC Philharmonic and Royal Philharmonic orchestras for 10 years, and guest-conducting orchestras such as the San Francisco Symphony, Leipzig Gewandhaus and Philharmonia. He died at his Orkney home after suffering from leukaemia aged... Read more
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examiner.com
Nikki Einfeld will return for Left Coast Chamber Ensemble’s final season concertthrough his instrument. Shortly after premiering Rhode’s opera, Einfeld could b
Nikki Einfeld will return for Left Coast Chamber Ensemble’s final season concert
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
through his instrument. Shortly after premiering Rhode’s opera, Einfeld could be heard in Davies Symphony Hall with the San Francisco Symphony when Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas presented his reconstruction of the four-hour “musical... Read more
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examiner.com
Symphony Parnassus will conclude 2015–16 season with a world premierewas the soloist. The soloist for his new English horn concerto will be Russ deL
Symphony Parnassus will conclude 2015–16 season with a world premiere
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
was the soloist. The soloist for his new English horn concerto will be Russ deLuna, who has been the English horn for the San Francisco Symphony since 2007, currently holding the Joseph and Pauline Scafidi Chair. Equally interesting will be the... Read more
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examiner.com
San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra wraps up season with rich instrumentationYesterday afternoon in Davies Symphony Hall the San Francisco Symphony Youth Or
San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra wraps up season with rich instrumentation
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
Yesterday afternoon in Davies Symphony Hall the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra (SFSYO) presented the final program in its annual three-concert series. The emphasis was on rich diversity of instrumentation, best summarized by concluding the... Read more
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examiner.com
Juraj Valčuha brings multiple strands of organization to his SFS programYesterday afternoon Slovakian conductor Juraj Valčuha made his third visit to t
Juraj Valčuha brings multiple strands of organization to his SFS program
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
Yesterday afternoon Slovakian conductor Juraj Valčuha made his third visit to the podium of the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in Davies Symphony Hall, giving the first of the three concerts in this week’s subscription series. He presented a program... Read more
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Billboard
Live Nation Launches $20 Ticket Promo For 1,000 Shows, 150 ArtistsPlatten Radio Show Rascal Flatts Ray LaMontagne ​Rebelution Rick Springfie
Live Nation Launches $20 Ticket Promo For 1,000 Shows, 150 Artists
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
Platten Radio Show Rascal Flatts Ray LaMontagne ​Rebelution Rick Springfield Ryan Adams ​Salt-n-Pepa San Francisco Symphony Scorpions Shawn Mendes ​Shinedown / Halestorm Slightly Stoopid Slipknot / Marilyn Manson Snoop... Read more
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examiner.com
Juraj Valçuha returns to Davies Symphony Hallconductor Juraj Valçuha has chosen an interesting program for his return to Dav
Juraj Valçuha returns to Davies Symphony Hall
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
conductor Juraj Valçuha has chosen an interesting program for his return to Davies Symphony Hall this week, as he leads the San Francisco Symphony in a concert of music by Prokofiev, Richard Strauss and Anton Webern. From Prokofiev we shall hear his... Read more
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examiner.com
Brahms flourishes under Alan Gilbert’s leadership of the New York PhilharmonicLast night in Davies Symphony Hall, the Great Performers Series of the San Fran
Brahms flourishes under Alan Gilbert’s leadership of the New York Philharmonic
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, the Great Performers Series of the San Francisco Symphony presented the second of two performances by the New York Philharmonic under the leadership of Music Director Alan Gilbert. Note the object of that final... Read more
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examiner.com
Alan Gilbert presents himself as a compelling advocate for Jean SibeliusPhilharmonic gave the first of two performances presented under the aegis of th
Alan Gilbert presents himself as a compelling advocate for Jean Sibelius
examiner.com / Posted 23 days ago
Philharmonic gave the first of two performances presented under the aegis of the Great Performers Series managed by the San Francisco Symphony (SFS). The conductor was the Philharmonic’s Music Director, Alan Gilbert. The program was divided... Read more
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The Mercury News
Society matron and social reformerconcerts al fresco. The amphitheater, including 90 boxes, featured 2,000 seats
Society matron and social reformer
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
concerts al fresco. The amphitheater, including 90 boxes, featured 2,000 seats. Concerts, played by musicians of the San Francisco Symphony, were unmitigated successes. Woodland Theatre awakened appreciation for music along the Peninsula... Read more
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examiner.com
New York Philharmonic comes to San FranciscoThis week the San Francisco Symphony plays host to the New York Philharmonic an
New York Philharmonic comes to San Francisco
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
This week the San Francisco Symphony plays host to the New York Philharmonic and Music Director Alan Gilbert, as part of the visitors' current four-concert West Coast tour, which includes performances in Costa Mesa and San Diego. Maestro Gilbert and... Read more
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examiner.com
‘Broadway Bernstein’ will return to SFS in Davies Symphony HallThomas will bring music that Leonard Bernstein wrote for the Broadway stage to
‘Broadway Bernstein’ will return to SFS in Davies Symphony Hall
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
Thomas will bring music that Leonard Bernstein wrote for the Broadway stage to a series of subscription concerts by the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in Davies Symphony Hall. Readers may recall that the 2012–2013 season concluded with the first... Read more
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EuroNews
Rufus Wainwright puts Shakespeare sonnets to music10 years ago for a Shakespeare production in Berlin with the Berlin ensemble an
Rufus Wainwright puts Shakespeare sonnets to music
EuroNews / Posted 27 days ago
10 years ago for a Shakespeare production in Berlin with the Berlin ensemble and people just kept asking to hear them. And San Francisco symphony commissioned five of them to be classically arranged, so I did that. They have this life of their own... Read more
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examiner.com
Returning to Mason Bates’ ‘Mass Transmission’ is an exciting delightLast night in Davies Symphony Hall, the San Francisco Symphony Chorus, led by D
Returning to Mason Bates’ ‘Mass Transmission’ is an exciting delight
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, the San Francisco Symphony Chorus, led by Director Ragnar Bohlin, performed on their own, rather than as an addition to the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) ensemble. The major work on the program was Gabriel Fauré’s... Read more
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examiner.com
Mezzo Susan Graham will return to San Francisco next month with SFS30 years of service as Music Director. Next month she will be the featured solo
Mezzo Susan Graham will return to San Francisco next month with SFS
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
30 years of service as Music Director. Next month she will be the featured soloist in a subscription concert by the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) with Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT). Her last Davies appearance was in January of... Read more
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examiner.com
McGegan’s attentively energetic approach transcends Mendelssohn’s shortcomingsfor his opera that would eventually become his Opus 72 Fidelio. Mind you, last
McGegan’s attentively energetic approach transcends Mendelssohn’s shortcomings
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
for his opera that would eventually become his Opus 72 Fidelio. Mind you, last week Pablo Heras-Casado was conducting the San Francisco Symphony in performances of Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber and Jean-Philippe Rameau; so this may have been... Read more
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examiner.com
The middle of May 2016 will be the next busy weekend of the seasonmay also be purchased online from a Brown Paper Tickets event page. Sunday, Ma
The middle of May 2016 will be the next busy weekend of the season
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
may also be purchased online from a Brown Paper Tickets event page. Sunday, May 15, 2 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall: The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra (SFSYO) will conclude its 2015–16 season. The concert will also mark the conclusion of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Stern Grove Festival announces 2016 free concert series lineupParliament Funkadelic, Bayonics* July 3: Hieroglyphics*, dance crews Mix'd Ing
Stern Grove Festival announces 2016 free concert series lineup
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Parliament Funkadelic, Bayonics* July 3: Hieroglyphics*, dance crews Mix'd Ingrdnts*, and Golden State Breakers* July 10: San Francisco Symphony, Edwin Outwater, Conductor July 17: Joan Osborne's Soul Revue, and John Brothers Piano Company* July... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stern Grove Festival lineup: Janelle Monae, George Clinton, O'Jays among highlightspioneers George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, acclaimed indie-rock act The
Stern Grove Festival lineup: Janelle Monae, George Clinton, O'Jays among highlights
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
pioneers George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, acclaimed indie-rock act The New Pornographers, the always-popular San Francisco Symphony and other attractions are also on the bill for the 79th festival, which runs Sundays, June 19-Aug. 21,... Read more
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examiner.com
Mason Bates amalgamates past and present in his new ‘Auditorium’Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, visiting conductor Pablo Heras-Casado led t
Mason Bates amalgamates past and present in his new ‘Auditorium’
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, visiting conductor Pablo Heras-Casado led the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in the world premiere of the most recent work to be composed by Mason Bates on an SFS commission. As has been regularly the case, Bates was... Read more

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