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Free Symphony in the Park | Golden Gate Park

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Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm | Cost: FREE
Spreckels Temple of Music | Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA

Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years

The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 minutes and are free and open to the public.

All concerts take place in between the de Young and the California Academy of Sciences and feature music of specific nationalities or cultures, including costumed guest performances from dancers, singers and speakers, who will enlighten and entertain.

Golden Gate Park Band | 2017
Sundays, April 23 – October 8, 2017 | 1 pm (except where noted)
Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, SF

2017 Concert Schedule
subject to change – check facebook for updates.

April 23 – Sunday – Premiere Concert – 2017
April 30- Sunday – Great Concert Band Music – Carmen, Rossini, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Trombone Concerto

May 7 – Sunday – Polish Constitution Day – Polish music – singing – dancing
May 14 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
May 21 – Sunday – Armenian Constitution Day – Armenian music – singing – dancing
May 28 – Sunday – Memorial Weekend Concert: Patriotic and American music

June 04 – Sunday – Italian-American Day Operatic highlights
June 10 – Saturday – 11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival (11a-5p)
June 11 – Sunday – 11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival (11a-5p)
June 18 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
June 25 – Sunday – Disney Celebration

July 2 – Sunday – The Influence of Latin America
July 4 – Tuesday – Celebrate our Country’s Birthday! Patriotic and American Music
July 9 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
July 16 – Sunday – Music for Youth! With special guests: ‘Music To My Ears.’
July 23 – Sunday – Featured Composer: Antonin Dvorak
July 30 – Sunday – The World and Times of Gilbert and Sullivan.

August 6 Sunday – Honoring San Francisco Fire Dept. NERT and SERT volunteers.
August 13 Sunday – Great Concert Band Music (TBA)
August 20 Sunday – Celebrate: St. Stephen’s Day Hungarian music – singing – dancing!
August 27 Sunday – Celebrate: Ukrainian-American Day Ukrainian music – singing – dancing!

September 3 Sunday – Inspiring music from Russia
September 4 Monday – Labor Day Celebration: Tribute to The American Worker
September 10 – [no concert]
September 17 Sunday – Robert Emmett Day: Irish music – singing – dancing
September 24 Sunday – Spanish Dancing with El Grupo Sabores de España

October 1 Sunday – Jazz at the Park
October 8 Sunday – Final Concert of 2017: All Request

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: *Top Pick*, Live Music, San Francisco
Address: Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA
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