|CONDUCTOR JUKKA-PEKKA SARASTE REPLACES HERBERT BLOMSTEDT IN SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY PERFORMANCES OF BEETHOVEN SYMPHONY NO. 7 AND SCHUBERT SYMPHONY NO. 6 AT DAVIES SYMPHONY HALL, FEBRUARY 2–4 Maestro Blomstedt is currently being treated in hospital after a fall and has been advised by his doctors to cancel his concert engagements until further notice
|SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste will step in for San Francisco Symphony Conductor Laureate Herbert Blomstedt for the Orchestra’s upcoming February 2–4 program featuring Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 and Schubert’s Symphony No. 6. Maestro Blomstedt is currently being treated in hospital after a fall and has been advised by his doctors to cancel his concert engagements until further notice. Patrons who already purchased tickets for the February 2–4 concerts do not need to do anything; tickets and seat location will be honored. For assistance with tickets, patrons can contact the Box Office by phone at 415.864.6000, email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person at the Davies Symphony Hall Box Office, on Grove Street between Van Ness Avenue and Franklin Street in San Francisco.
|CALENDAR EDITORS, PLEASE NOTE:TicketsTickets for concerts at Davies Symphony Hall can be purchased via sfsymphony.org or by calling the San Francisco Symphony Box Office at 415.864.6000.Location Davies Symphony Hall is located at 201 Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco.Health & Safety Information Davies Symphony Hall is currently operating at full audience capacity. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination and masking are no longer required for entry to Davies Symphony Hall. However, patrons are encouraged to wear masks and maintain up-to-date COVID vaccinations to protect themselves. These policies are subject to change. Visit sfsymphony.org/safety for the San Francisco Symphony’s complete up-to-date health and safety protocols.
|SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAL SERIESJukka-Pekka Saraste Conducts Beethoven 7
|Friday, February 2, 2024, at 7:30pm Saturday, February 3, 2024, at 7:30pm Sunday, February 4, 2024, at 2pm Jukka-Pekka Saraste conductor San Francisco Symphony FRANZ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 6 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 Tickets: $25–$180 Ticket link: https://www.sfsymphony.org/beethoven7 Broadcast / Archived Stream: A broadcast of these performances will air Sunday, June 2, at 7pm on Classical KDFC 90.3 San Francisco, 104.9 San Jose, 89.9 Napa, and kdfc.com where it will be available for on-demand streaming for 21 days following the broadcast.