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examiner.com
Michael Tilson Thomas brings three centuries of German music to DaviesLast night in Davies Symphony Hall, Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT)
Michael Tilson Thomas brings three centuries of German music to Davies
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) led the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in a program consisting entirely of German music. The North American premiere of Jörg Widmann’s “Trauermarsch” (funeral march), scored... Read more
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J Weekly
Stanley Kubrick: Life and works of a legend at Contemporary Jewish Museumin conjunction with the new exhibit, which runs through October. Gallery talks
Stanley Kubrick: Life and works of a legend at Contemporary Jewish Museum
J Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
in conjunction with the new exhibit, which runs through October. Gallery talks, panel discussions, film screenings, even San Francisco Symphony concerts featuring the score from Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey,” will take place. The exhibit will... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Homestand highlighted by 14th Annual LGBT Night and honoring of Orlando Pulse shooting victims, Wine Fest, Challenger Clinic, and Madison Bumgarner BobbleheadJUNE 28 | 7:15 P.M. | OAKLAND A'S BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES 860AM,
Homestand highlighted by 14th Annual LGBT Night and honoring of Orlando Pulse shooting victims, Wine Fest, Challenger Clinic, and Madison Bumgarner Bobblehead
San Francisco Giants / Posted 5 days ago
JUNE 28 | 7:15 P.M. | OAKLAND A'S BROADCASTS: KNBR 680AM, ESPN DEPORTES 860AM, CSN-BA NATIONAL ANTHEM: San Francisco Symphony CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Presented by Coca-Cola PRE-GAME PROMOTION - SAY HEY TUESDAY PRESENTED BY CSN... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and moredisplay of more than 100 hot rods, stock, military and classic vehicles. Free.
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and more
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
display of more than 100 hot rods, stock, military and classic vehicles. Free. http://morganhillfreedomfest.com/fireworks. San Francisco Symphony Fireworks Spectacular: 8 p.m. Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway. The highlight of this... Read more
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Island Packet
Fans fume as Ticketmaster offers millions of free tickets to shows few want to see“Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events -
Fans fume as Ticketmaster offers millions of free tickets to shows few want to see
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
“Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events - Kenny Chesney in Virginia Beach, and the San Francisco Symphony - returned error messages on Tuesday.” Secondly, things may not be quite as they appear. It boils... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fans fume as Ticketmaster offers millions of free tickets to shows few want to see“Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events -
Fans fume as Ticketmaster offers millions of free tickets to shows few want to see
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
“Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events - Kenny Chesney in Virginia Beach, and the San Francisco Symphony - returned error messages on Tuesday.” Secondly, things may not be quite as they appear. It boils... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ticketmaster tries redeeming itself with millions of free tickets but fans aren't happy"Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events -
Ticketmaster tries redeeming itself with millions of free tickets but fans aren't happy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
"Attempts to use the codes for discounts or free tickets on two listed events - Kenny Chesney in Virginia Beach, and the San Francisco Symphony - returned error messages on Tuesday." Secondly, things may not be quite as they appear. It boils... Read more
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The Morning Call
Broadway for Orlando to sing tonight on "Maya & Marty"for a limited engagement and most recently reprised his role as Gabey in a Cali
Broadway for Orlando to sing tonight on "Maya & Marty"
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
for a limited engagement and most recently reprised his role as Gabey in a California production of "On the Town" with the San Francisco Symphony. The dancer who got his start at Miss Jeanne's School of Dance in Bethlehem will be inducted into the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival Continues TodayPrincipal of the Vancouver Symphony, Principal Viola of the Kitchener-Waterloo
Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival Continues Today
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Principal of the Vancouver Symphony, Principal Viola of the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, Acting Assistant Principal of the San Francisco Symphony. He is currently associate professor of viola at SUNY Fredonia. Saturday evening concluded with... Read more
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examiner.com
Michael Tilson Thomas brings ballet music without the ballet to DaviesThe primary composer on this week’s set of subscription concerts by the San Fra
Michael Tilson Thomas brings ballet music without the ballet to Davies
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
The primary composer on this week’s set of subscription concerts by the San Francisco Symphony at Davies Symphony Hall, conducted by Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT), is Igor Stravinsky. He is represented by scores for two ballets, one... Read more
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examiner.com
Karita Mattila stars in San Francisco Opera’s ‘Jenůfa’of Mr Burden’s elegant singing”. Included in his recordings is Beethoven’s Symp
Karita Mattila stars in San Francisco Opera’s ‘Jenůfa’
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
of Mr Burden’s elegant singing”. Included in his recordings is Beethoven’s Symphony No 9 with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony and he also appeared in the Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD performance of Thomas Adès' The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tony Yazbeck adds voice to Orlando fundraiserfor a limited engagement and most recently reprised his role as Gabey in a Cali
Tony Yazbeck adds voice to Orlando fundraiser
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
for a limited engagement and most recently reprised his role as Gabey in a California production of "On the Town" with the San Francisco Symphony. The dancer who got his start at Miss Jeanne's School of Dance in Bethlehem will be inducted into the... Read more
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examiner.com
Is song another elephant?of America: Beyond the Song. The program was presented by Hampson’s Hampsong Fo
Is song another elephant?
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
of America: Beyond the Song. The program was presented by Hampson’s Hampsong Foundation in collaboration with SFCM, the San Francisco Symphony, and the Adler Fellowship Program of the San Francisco Opera. In addition to Hampson, participants... Read more
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examiner.com
Early Bird subscriptions are on sale for Chamber Music San Francisco 2017sonata, his Opus 108 in G minor. Monday, March 13, 8 p.m., Augustin Hadelich:
Early Bird subscriptions are on sale for Chamber Music San Francisco 2017
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
sonata, his Opus 108 in G minor. Monday, March 13, 8 p.m., Augustin Hadelich: Hadelich made his debut with the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in April of 2013, when he was called upon to replace violinist Julia Fischer, who had cancelled... Read more
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examiner.com
Old First Concerts features a new generation of Brahms interpretersthe three violin sonatas composed by Johannes Brahms. The violinist was Kenneth
Old First Concerts features a new generation of Brahms interpreters
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
the three violin sonatas composed by Johannes Brahms. The violinist was Kenneth Renshaw, who had been Concertmaster of the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra between 2008 and 2010, making his debut in Davies Symphony Hall as the winner of the... Read more
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examiner.com
Mozart thrives under the delightful nuances of Jan Lisiecki and James ConlonLast night in Davies Symphony Hall, James Conlon led the San Francisco Symphony
Mozart thrives under the delightful nuances of Jan Lisiecki and James Conlon
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, James Conlon led the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in the first of the five performances he prepared for this week’s subscription concerts. His program followed the conventional overture-concerto-symphony format... Read more
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examiner.com
San Francisco Symphony to perform 'Ratatouille'San Francisco Symphony presents Disney/Pixar's 'Ratatouille' at Davies Symphony
San Francisco Symphony to perform 'Ratatouille'
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
San Francisco Symphony presents Disney/Pixar's 'Ratatouille' at Davies Symphony Hall. Composer Michael Giacchino will speak on Sunday July 17th before the performance. Published with permission from CAMI The Music for Families Series incorporates a... Read more
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examiner.com
SFS offers summer 2016 programming for attentive listenersof this site probably know by now that Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas wil
SFS offers summer 2016 programming for attentive listeners
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
of this site probably know by now that Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas will bring the 2015–16 concert season of the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) to a close with four performances of Gustav Mahler’s second (“Resurrection”) symphony in C... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CSO musicians are playing for food. The Chicago Food Depository, that is.the CSO has performed in recent seasons. The committed performers on this disc
CSO musicians are playing for food. The Chicago Food Depository, that is.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
the CSO has performed in recent seasons. The committed performers on this disc are conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony. John von Rhein is a Tribune critic. Twitter: @jvonrhein Dick Wolf, the mega-producer behind the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Musical schoolmates tackle BrahmsThese two young musicians have also pursued individual career paths, of course.
Musical schoolmates tackle Brahms
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
These two young musicians have also pursued individual career paths, of course. Renshaw, a former concertmaster of the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra, has been a soloist with Symphony Parnassus, and Vardanega made several appearances with the... Read more
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examiner.com
Old First Concerts explores the work of two composers in times of warside Mok, Nicholeris, and Goldblatt were joined by Yun Chu on first violin and
Old First Concerts explores the work of two composers in times of war
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
side Mok, Nicholeris, and Goldblatt were joined by Yun Chu on first violin and Jay Liu (better known as Yun Jie Liu on San Francisco Symphony programs) on viola. This side of the score is a real challenge with imposingly thick textures, but the... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
A musical life, from childhood to nearly 100stopped. She took up bridge, tennis and golf and volunteered at Allied Arts, Me
A musical life, from childhood to nearly 100
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
stopped. She took up bridge, tennis and golf and volunteered at Allied Arts, Meals on Wheels, Family Services and the San Francisco Symphony League. Reis and her husband were among the first to move into the Vi when it opened in 2005. Robert... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016at both the BBC Philharmonic and Royal Philharmonic orchestras for 10 years, an
58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 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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heraldscotland
58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016at both the BBC Philharmonic and Royal Philharmonic orchestras for 10 years, an
58 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016
heraldscotland / Posted 25 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
Alexey Stadler gives an engaging account of Shostakovich’s first cello concertoLast night in Davies Symphony Hall, the young Russian cellist Alexey Stadler ma
Alexey Stadler gives an engaging account of Shostakovich’s first cello concerto
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, the young Russian cellist Alexey Stadler made his debut with the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) under the baton of visiting conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy. He gave his performance as a Shenson Young Artist, enjoying... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Francisco, Cleveland symphonies get into it on TwitterOAKLAND -- Sports rivalries can get fierce, especially when things erupt into v
San Francisco, Cleveland symphonies get into it on Twitter
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
OAKLAND -- Sports rivalries can get fierce, especially when things erupt into violins. The San Francisco Symphony and its Cleveland counterpart went at it on Twitter on Thursday night, trading shots at the same time as the Warriors and Cavaliers in... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
American Music; On The Town in San FranciscoOn The Town by Leonard Bernstein San Francisco SymphonyDavies Before he wrote
American Music; On The Town in San Francisco
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 26 days ago
On The Town by Leonard Bernstein San Francisco SymphonyDavies Before he wrote the music for West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein had written another great American musical, On The Town which the San Francisco Symphony has recently revived. The show... Read more
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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 29 days 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 29 days 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 1 months 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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