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THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY PRESENTS 20TH ANNIVERSARY CHINESE NEW YEAR CONCERT & EMERALD BANQUET FEBRUARY 1, 2020 AT DAVIES SYMPHONY HALL


SAN FRANCISCO, CA—The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) celebrates the Year of the Mouse with a Chinese New Year Concert & Emerald Banquet on Saturday, February 1 at Davies Symphony Hall. This year’s celebration marks the 20th anniversary of the Symphony’s signature heritage event, which bridges East and West traditions with the universal language of music. The annual event is an elegant and colorful celebration of the Lunar New Year, drawing upon vibrant Asian traditions, past and present. Conductor Perry So makes his SFS debut leading the Orchestra in traditional folk music and works by Asian composers, including the U.S. premiere of Huang Ruo’s recently-completed Folk Songs for Orchestra and Bright Sheng’s Red Silk DanceRead more.

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