William Bennett plays the Strauss 'Ob...

William Bennett plays the Strauss 'Oboe Concerto' with SF Symphony, 2/21-23

There are 3 comments on the Examiner.com story from Feb 9, 2013, titled William Bennett plays the Strauss 'Oboe Concerto' with SF Symphony, 2/21-23. In it, Examiner.com reports that:

French conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier leads the San Francisco Symphony February 21st through the 23rd at Davies Symphony Hall, in a program featuring SFS Principal Oboe William Bennett in Strauss's Oboe Concerto .

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Carl Thomas

Sacramento, CA

#1 Feb 24, 2013
William Bennett collapsed last evening while plahing the Strauss. Where do get info on his condition?
John Matthesen

Concord, CA

#2 Feb 24, 2013
We just found something in the NY Times that said Bill had a stroke. The article said he is in "guarded condition."

Strangely, no news in any of our local papers.

We were there at the performance as well. Truly terrifying.

Hopefully he will recover, but no doubt too soon to know.
SF Firefighter EMT

Reno, NV

#3 Feb 24, 2013

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