San Francisco Symphony Newswire (Page 9)

San Francisco Symphony Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Francisco Symphony. (Page 9)

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  1. San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces Winners of the 2016 Rubin Institute for Music CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... discourse on the topic of music criticism, also invited audience members to critique a concert by the San Francisco Symphony. John Masko of Rhode Island, a graduate student at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, was selected by the panel as the ...

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  2. Pablo Heras-Casado Conducts San Francisco SymphonyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado returned to the San Francisco Symphony in four concerts, October 19-22, in works by Mozart, Schumann and Dvorak. Along with Gustavo Dudamel and Susanna Malkki, Pablo Hereras-Casado is one of the young conductors most in demand internationally.

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  3. Sacramento's Calidanza brings 'Noche de Muertos' to the Crocker Oct. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Village Life

    ... will include the title piece "Noche de Muertos," a modernistic piece commissioned in 2013 by the San Francisco Symphony for its city's Dia celebration; new choreography of a traditional dance entitled "La Viejada;" the famous Deer dance; and more. ...

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  4. 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' stars to reunite for SF concertRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | SFGate

    Jane Krakowski and Tituss Burgess, famed for their roles on the Netflix comedy "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," will be teaming up for a musical performance this New Years Eve, backed by the talents of the San Francisco Symphony. The show, created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, features Krakowski as Schmidt's self-centered upper class boss Jacqueline Voorhees and Burgess as Schmidt's roommate, the struggling artist-turned-costumed entertainer, Titus Andromedon.

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  5. Buchbinder looks back at 65 years of pianismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | SFGate

    ... shortly before his 70th birthday in December, to perform Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 20 with the San Francisco Symphony in his first appearance with the orchestra in more than 30 years. Buchbinder spoke recently by phone from Munich, where he was ...

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  6. Heras-Casado, Weilerstein perfect musical partners in Davies HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    If there's one sure thing on the Bay Area classical music scene these days, it has to be Pablo Heras-Casado's annual visits to Davies Symphony Hall. The Spanish conductor, who made his San Francisco Symphony debut in 2010, returned to Davies Hall on Wednesday night to lead the Symphony players in stylish, bravura performances of Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor, Dvorak's Symphony No.

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  7. In a knockout, Weilerstein wins over everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | SFGate

    ... by Weilerstein's phenomenal rendition of Schumann's Cello Concerto on Wednesday, Oct. 19, with the San Francisco Symphony and guest conductor Pablo Heras-Casado . It doesn't really count as a Rorschach test when all you can say is "Wowza." In this ...

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  8. The San Francisco Symphony Announces Annual Holiday Concert SeasonRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The San Francisco Symphony's 2016 holiday season at Davies Symphony Hall offers a festive array of concerts for all ages, from its traditional Christmas classical concerts to classic pop vocalists Gladys Knight and Patti Austin performing with the Orchestra; favorite films like Singin' in the Rain , The Snowman , and a Rodgers and Hammerstein music and film night; family-friendly events like A Charlie Brown Christmas- Live! , the circus feats of Cirque de la Symphonie, and the Orchestra's annual Deck the Hall concerts for children. Traditional Christmas and holiday music lovers can enjoy presentations such as Handel's Messiah , Holiday Brass, and A Classic Christmas.

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  9. San Francisco Symphony Announces Holiday Concert ScheduleRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The San Francisco Symphony's 2016 holiday season at Davies Symphony Hall offers a festive array of concerts for all ages, from its traditional Christmas classical concerts to classic pop vocalists Gladys Knight and Patti Austin performing with the Orchestra; favorite films like Singin' in the Rain, The Snowman, and a Rodgers and Hammerstein music and film night; family-friendly events like A Charlie Brown Christmas-Live!, the circus feats of Cirque de la Symphonie, and the Orchestra's annual Deck the Hall concerts for children. Traditional Christmas and holiday music lovers can enjoy presentations such as Handel's Messiah, Holiday Brass, and A Classic Christmas.

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  10. San Francisco Conservatory of Music Orchestra to Showcase Two...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for producing musicians of the highest caliber. Its faculty includes nearly 30 members of the San Francisco Symphony as well as Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-winning artists in the fields of orchestral and chamber performance and classical guitar. ...

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  11. The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Presents BARBER & BARTOK - Saturday, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... solo part of the Bernstein ... the concert was nothing short of revelatory." In July, she made her San Francisco Symphony debut, playing her "signature" work, the Beethoven Violin Concerto, with Edwin Outwater. Among Ms. Ferschtman's recent concert ...

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  12. Berkeley Symphony season opens with emphatic guest conductor Edwin Outwater at the podiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Outwater is well-known to Bay Area audiences. The California native was resident conductor of the San Francisco Symphony from 2001-06, and he continues to serve as director of summer concerts there. Thursday's program in Zellerbach Hall found him in ...

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  13. Violinist makes his mark in a sugary concertoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | SFGate

    ... all too quickly, leaving a sickly aftertaste. When Hilary Hahn played the piece a decade ago with the San Francisco Symphony , she gave it a steeliness and sense of reserve that rescued it from some of its gushier strains. Quint indulged them at ...

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  14. 12 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 13, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Daily Camera

    Jonathan Vinocour, principal violist of the San Francisco Symphony, performs a special recital featuring collaborations with CU Boulder faculty members Harumi Rhodes and David Requiro of works by Bach, Ligeti, Martinu and Dohnanyi, 7:30 p.m., Chamber Hall, Imig Music building, University of Colorado, 1020 18th St., Boulder; free; 303-492-8008 or colorado.edu/music . "The Exorcist" Suddenly prone to fits and bizarre behavior, a young girl proves to be quite a handful.

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  15. The SFist To-Do List: 12 Cool Things To Check Out This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Sfist

    ... Kubrick's masterful 2001: A Space Odyssey ? Watch the film and enjoy a live performance of the San Francisco Symphony as they play through the film. Keir Dullea, who played astronaut David Bowman in the film, will be there for a discussion on this ...

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  16. LV Philharmonic Renews Music Director Donato Cabrera's ContractRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... been Music Director of the California Symphony since 2013 and served as the Resident Conductor of the San Francisco Symphony and the Wattis Foundation Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra from 2009-2016. The Las Vegas ...

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  17. Review: Soloist, Spokane Symphony transform familiar music - Mon, 10 Oct 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    5 in A-flat major Op. 82. San Francisco Symphony, conducted by Herbert Blomstedt.

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  18. Renovating historic landmarks in Hayes Valley for arts educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Western Edition

    ... from the newly opened San Francisco Jazz Center. The north side sits across Hayes Street from the San Francisco Symphony. The San Francisco Opera House and the San Francisco Ballet are located two blocks to the north, and the Conservatory of Music ...

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  19. Dia De Los Muertos at Davies Symphony HallRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Mission Local

    Our friends at the San Francisco Symphony have announced their line-up for their Day of the Dead Community Concerts on November 5 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Davies Hall. The performers include La Santa Cecilia , Mariachi Flor de Toloache and The San Francisco Symphony Chorus.

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  20. Odds & Ends: Daisy Eagan to Return to Secret Garden, Leslie Odom Jr. Will Head to West Coast & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Broadway

    ... will collaborate on their first ever full-length concert together on December 31. The event, with the San Francisco Symphony , is set to play the Davies Symphony Hall and you can expect the pair to sing hits from the stage and screenwith a healthy ...

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