San Francisco Symphony
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1911
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San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony Biography (Wikipedia)

The San Francisco Symphony (SFS), founded in 1911, is an American orchestra based in San Francisco, California. Since 1980 the orchestra has been resident at the Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall in the City's Hayes Valley neighborhood. The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra (founded in 1981) and the San Francisco Symphony Chorus (1972) are part of the organization. Since 1995, Michael Tilson Thomas has been the orchestra's music director. Tilson Thomas is scheduled to conclude his tenure as the orchestra's music director in 2020, when Esa-Pekka Salonen is scheduled to become the orchestra's next music director.

Among the orchestra's awards and honors are an Emmy Award and 15 Grammy Awards in the past 26 years.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-08-31T15:04:56
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31
Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas

Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2015: Prom 60: Mahler – Symphony No. 1
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e6r2mb
Royal Albert Hall
2015-08-30T15:04:56
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30
Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Prom 60: Mahler – Symphony No. 1

Proms 2015: Prom 60: Mahler – Symphony No. 1

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2015: Proms Extra
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ejr2mb
Royal College of Music
2015-08-30T15:04:56
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30
Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Proms Extra

Proms 2015: Proms Extra

Royal College of Music
Proms 2007: Prom 65
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/emqzc8
Royal Albert Hall
2007-09-02T15:04:56
2
Sep
2007

Proms 2007: Prom 65

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2007: Prom 64
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ejf5v2
Royal Albert Hall
2007-09-01T15:04:56
1
Sep
2007

Proms 2007: Prom 64

Royal Albert Hall

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