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“The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written” Free Main Stage Concert | Palo Alto

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served

First Palo Alto United Methodist Church | 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA


Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts

Founded in 1953, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra has remained an active voice in the Bay Area music community, presenting free concerts with an ensemble of the region’s top professional musicians.

Admission is free and seating is first come, first served (no tickets).

Supporting members typically receive priority seating and priority entrance 60 minutes before concert time; please bring your membership card with you. Non-members may enter 45 minutes before concert time.

Join Music Director Ben Simon and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra for a guided tour of classical music’s greatest hit, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. This revolutionary work has thrilled audiences since its premiere in 1808.

Find out why and deepen your understanding and appreciation of this masterpiece with a musical show and tell, followed by a full performance.

Still not convinced? Check out Classical MPR’s article on Beethoven breaking into the disco scene.

  • Emilie Mayer Faust Overture
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

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Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
Categories: *Top Pick*, Live Music
Address: 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA

Saturday, October 26, 2019

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