The Opening Night of Bing Concert Hall, Stanford, is a celebratory event featuring the San Francisco Symphony conducted by music director Michael Tilson Thomas; Stanford's ensemble in residence, the St. Lawrence String Quartet; a choral dedication with the Stanford Chamber Chorale and students from the Stanford Philharmonia; and a processional by Stanford Taiko, the student performing ensemble devoted to the art of Japanese drumming.
Tickets are available at this time as a benefit of a Bing Inaugural Membership and a limited number of tickets for the concert only may be available to non-members for purchase at a later date—details to be announced on the Stanford Live website.
Frederica von Stade
Short Ride in a Fast Machine
“Take Care of This House” from
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Concert length is approximately 2 hours.