Hitchcock!—Greatest Hits Film with the San Francisco Symphony

NEW! FILM SERIES 

The season’s new film series commences with an evening of Hitchcock, accompanied live by the San Francisco Symphony, performing music by Lyn Murray, Dimitri Tiomkin, and Bernard Herrmann. Joshua Gersen conducts.


Conductor/Performers

Joshua Gersen

conductor

Eva Marie Saint

host

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Murray

Excerpts from To Catch a Thief

Tiomkin

Excerpts from Strangers on a Train

Tiomkin

Excerpts from Dial M for Murder

Herrmann

Excerpts from North by Northwest

Concert: Approx. 1h 35m, includes intermission.

Watch a Video

North by Northwest trailer - A guided tour with Alfred Hitchcock:

Read an Article

"Hailed as a master of suspense, Hitchcock was also a master in the use of music. The celebrated director knew music could convey emotion in ways images could not. The soundtracks to many of Hitchcock's best films take on a role of their own, becoming at times like characters in the story being told on screen." Continue reading Music to Murder By: San Francisco Symphony Screens Hitchcock on Huffingtonpost.com.

Buy Tickets

  1. Sat, Nov 2, 2013 at 8:00pm

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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

Drink Special

In a week featuring the cinematic masterpieces of iconic filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock, take a pre-concert breather or relax at intermission with a cocktail at the main lobby bar. Enjoy The Voyeur, a sparkling cocktail accented with VSOP cognac and a hint of Grand Marnier, specially crafted to honor Mr. Hitchcock's spine-tingling work. Order your specialty drink at the main bar, or call (415) 252-1937 to pre-order.