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S.F. Symphony pursues new horizons with a new venue
San Francisco Symphony principal bassist Scott Pingel warms up in the future site of SoundBox, the new experimental performance venue opening at Davies Symphony Hall in December.
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MTT's final tour preview concert features two centuries of instrumental diversit
This afternoon in Davies Symphony Hall, Michael Tilson Thomas gave the first of four performances of the final program he prepared to feature those compositions that the San Francisco Symphony will take on their coming European tour .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
This week in the Bay Area - March 5 to 9
Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony present guest violinist, Julia Fischer , in this week's performances at Davies Symphony Hall.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma brings Schumann's concerto to SFS for one night only
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, cellist Yo-Yo Ma gave a one-night-only performance with the San Francisco Symphony under the baton of Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Review: San Francisco Symphony masters Mahler's world
Mahler's Symphony No. 3 commands our attention. Don't tune out or you will miss something extraordinary: a vast upheaval in the orchestra that sounds like a cosmological event, or effects more quietly evocative of, say, a bird's morning chirrups as a forest comes to life.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
SF Classical Voice
Catching Up With the San Francisco Girls Chorus
The San Francisco Girls Chorus plays tonight through Sunday with the San Francisco Symphony, under the baton of Michael Tilson Thomas, in Mahler's 3rd Symphony; on March 6, they perform with the award-winning visual arts organization, Creativity Explored.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Personal anticipations for the 2014-15 San Francisco Symphony season
This past Tuesday the San Francisco Symphony announced their plans for the 2014-15 season.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
SF Classical Voice
When Everything is Wonderful at the Symphony
A concert by the San Francisco Symphony is usually a wonderful experience, but there are always concerts that are more wonderful than others - often for no particular reason; everything simply seems to line up wonderfully well.
Contra Costa Times
San Francisco Symphony announces gangbusters 2014-15 season
San Francisco Symphony Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas will mark his 20th anniversary with the orchestra during the just-announced 2014-15 season.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Michael Tilson Thomas Conducts the San Francisco Symphony and the San ...
MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS CONDUCTS THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY AND THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY CHORUS IN PERFORMANCES OF MAHLER'S SYMPHONY NO.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
S.F. Symphony review: Talents flourish under Fr hbeck
The eminent Spanish conductor Rafael FrA1 4hbeck de Burgos returned to Davies Symphony Hall on Wednesday night to conduct the San Francisco Symphony for the first time since - wait for it - 1985.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
FrA1 4hbeck de Burgos and Weilerstein return to San Francisco Symphony
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos leads the San Francisco Symphony this week in a program of works by Haydn and Rimsky-Korsakov - with cellist Alisa Weilerstein as guest soloist.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Review: van Zweden's San Francisco Symphony debut
Making his debut Wednesday with the San Francisco Symphony, conductor Jaap van Zweden stepped onstage with his shoulders hunched, his eyes beaming like lasers, a little scary.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
The Bay Brass will perform at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music
The Bay Brass is an ensemble consisting of brass players from the Bay Area's leading performing organizations.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Three things to do in Marin County, Feb. 9, 2014
* What: SingersMarin's adult a cappella ensemble Just Voices sings an eclectic selection of love songs from early Renaissance to jazz in the Valentine's concert "Love Notes."
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Vail Daily News
Joyce DiDonato comes to Beaver Creek for the first time
In addition to appearing on the world's major opera stages - in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Chicago, Geneva, London, Milan, Munich, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Tokyo, Vienna and this year, Berlin -Joyce DiDonato has given recitals and concerts at Wigmore Hall, Amsterdam's Concertgebouw and Carnegie Hall, and with the New York Philharmonic, Cleveland ... (more)
Conductor Lionel Bringuier makes his San Francisco Symphony debut at Davies
Last night in Davies Symphony Hall, conductor Lionel Bringuier, who will begin serving as Chief Conductor and Music Director for the 2014-15 season of the Tonhalle Orchestra in Zurich, made his debut on the podium of the San Francisco Symphony .
This week in the Bay Area - February 6 to 9
We're halfway through this week already, but there's still plenty of entertainment on offer in and around San Francisco.
Tue Feb 04, 2014
A busy week for the San Francisco Symphony
The San Francisco Symphony has an interesting week scheduled - hosting two exciting French guests, conductor Lionel Bringuier and pianist HA©lA ne Grimaud - followed by the Symphony's annual Chinese New Year Concert on Saturday, and on Sunday, there's an afternoon of chamber music by members of the Symphony.