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San Francisco Symphony announces Summer with the Symphony concerts, July 4-July 29

April 18, 2016

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Media Contact for Summer With the Symphony Series:
Julie Richter | Charles Zukow Associates
(415) 296-0677 | julier@charleszukow.com

Public Relations | San Francisco Symphony
(415) 503-5474 publicrelations@sfsymphony.org
sfsymphony.org/press

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / APRIL 18, 2016

(High resolution images for Summer with the Symphony artists are available for download from the San Francisco Symphony’s Online Photo Library)
 

SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY CONCERTS, JULY 4-JULY 29, 2016

Highlights include Pink Martini, the music of John Williams, and Final Symphony: Music from the FINAL FANTASY video game franchise

Film events feature Star Trek – The Ultimate Voyage 50th anniversary celebration and Pixar’s Ratatouille with live orchestral accompaniment

 Director of Summer Concerts Edwin Outwater leads the SFS in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, evenings of Russian favorites and American classics, and a Parisian-themed concert featuring singer-songwriter Madeleine Peyroux

Orchestra performs free concerts at the Stern Grove Festival on July 10 and at Pier 27 on July 24

30th Annual Fourth of July concert with fireworks at Shoreline Amphitheatre

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 – The San Francisco Symphony announces its annual Summer with the Symphony series, which runs July 4-29 at Davies Symphony Hall and at other outdoor locations throughout the Bay Area. Led by Director of Summer Concerts Edwin Outwater, Summer with the Symphony features a festive lineup of concerts and events for all ages, beginning with the SFS’s annual Fourth of July concert and fireworks spectacular at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View. On July 7, Outwater leads the SFS in The Music of John Williams—From Star Wars to Harry Potter!, which will include Williams’s iconic music from such films as Star Wars, Harry Potter, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Jaws, and others. 

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