The Beethoven Revolution

Beethoven's groundbreaking music reflected the tumultuous times in which he lived. Edwin Outwater and the San Francisco Symphony reveal the revolutionary secrets of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in a stunning performance. The acclaimed Gryphon Trio makes its SFS debut with Beethoven's grand Triple Concerto.

A post-concert conversation from the stage with the artists to directly follow the performance.

Free tickets for kids under 18!

The most famous melodies of all time, and the full power of the San Francisco Symphony make for a magical night perfect for the whole family. For a limited time, one child under 18 gets in free with the purchase of each adult ticket! Not available online. Call (415) 864-6000 for this special offer.


Edwin Outwater


The Gryphon Trio

piano trio

Matthew Guerrieri

San Francisco Symphony



Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus


Triple Concerto in C major


Symphony No. 5

All sound clips are from San Francisco Symphony performances and are used with permission of the SFS Players Committee.

Buy Tickets

  1. Fri, Aug 1, 2014 at 7:30pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

If you would like assistance purchasing tickets for patrons with disabilities, please call the box office at (415) 864-6000.

Pre- and post-show Events

Visit the lobby bars for a cocktail specially designed for this concert! 

  • Symphony #5 (Tanqueray gin, Grand Marnier, bitters, fresh orange juice, fresh lime juice, orange peel)
  • Triple Concerto (Bombay Sapphire gin, Campari, sweet vermouth, orange peel)

Dance to the swinging sounds of The Martini Brothers in the main lobby before the concert.

Program Support

Lead Sponsor
Summer & the Symphony

Supporting Sponsor
Summer & the Symphony

Guest Artist Sponsor