Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in San Francisco, CA, United States

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San FranciscoAll-Russian Piano Recital performed by Pavitra Kumar

Medtner, Stravinsky, Prokofiev

San FranciscoTurandot

Puccini: Turandot
Nicola Luisotti; Garnett Bruce; San Francisco Opera; David Hockney; Ian Falconer; Martina Serafin; Nina Stemme

San FranciscoLa Circe

Derek Tam; Céline Ricci; Ars Minerva

San FranciscoElektra

Strauss R.: Elektra
Henrik Nánási; Keith Warner; San Francisco Opera; Boris Kudlička; Kaspar Glarner; Christine Goerke; Michaela Martens

San FranciscoPORT: Fact SF / LACDC

Fact SF; LA Contemporary Dance Company

San FranciscoOpening Night Gala

Bernstein, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky, Ravel
San Francisco Symphony; Michael Tilson Thomas; Yo-Yo Ma
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Mozart's genius shines clearly in San Francisco Opera's darkly comic production of Don Giovanni

Dangling and turning like shards of a giant overhead chandelier in Don Giovanni’s banquet hall, this is an evocative multimedia production that tantalizes the senses while shining new light on Mozart's genius. 
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Quinn Kelsey excels as Rigoletto in San Francisco

If you love Verdi's inventive music, enjoy fabulous male voices in particular, and appreciate great opera conducting with exquisitely sensitive orchestral playing – then this Rigoletto is a must.
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Violinist Veronika Eberle Sails the Tricky Waters of Schumann's Violin Concerto at Davies Hall

Violinist Veronika Eberle has a successful San Francisco debut with the tricky Schumann concerto while the SF Symphony sounds somewhat limp under Robert Abbado with Busoni's Turandot and Mendelssohn's Scottish. 
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A moving, meditative evening with the dancers of Abraham.In.Motion in Kyle Abraham's latest and perhaps most personal work at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 
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European assortment from Charles Dutoit and the SF Symphony

Charles Dutoit and the SFS brings us a night of Sibelius, Mozart, de Falla and Debussy, giving us a wonderful taste of Europe in one sitting. 
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Lines: Figures of Speech

The world premiere of Figures of Speech at Alonzo King LINES Ballet was notable for the striking, individual beauty of the dancers, and for its towering score, that incorporated fragments of recorded poetry in languages currently threatened with extinction.  
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