San Francisco Symphony Oktoberfest Celebration

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San Francisco Symphony

Christian Reif

Wattis Foundation Music Director

Daniela Mack


Edward Nelson


Julie Adams


Members of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus


Tristch-Tratsch Polka

"Libiamo ne' lieti calici" ("The Drinking Song") from La Traviata


Radetsky March

Strauss, Sr.

Champagne Gallop


“Ah! Quel dîner je viens de faire” from La Périchole


“Fin ch'han dal vino” from Don Giovanni

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Champagne Polka

Romberg - “Drinking Song” from The Student Prince


“Il segreto per esser felici” from Lucrezia Borgia


“Lallarallarà la la la” from L’elisir d’amore


“Dein ist mein ganzes Herz” from Das Land des Lächelns


Bacchanal, from Four Tone Poems after Arnold Böcklin


"Ô vin, dissipe la tristesse" from Hamlet


"Csárdás" from Die Fledermaus


Tue, Oct 3, 2017 at 6:00PM

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Tue, Oct 3, 2017 at 7:00PM

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Event Description

Raise a stein at the San Francisco Symphony’s inaugural Oktoberfest celebration. Grab your friends and take in a one-of-a-kind performance as Christian Reif leads the San Francisco Symphony in a program featuring Bavarian waltzes and polkas, rollicking opera choruses, sing-alongs, and other traditional folk favorites with a classical twist. Arrive at 6pm to enjoy complimentary beer from beer partners ABK Beer and Anchor Brewing!

Prost! Upgrade your experience and enjoy a pop-up biergarten before and after the concert. Click here for more information on biergarten packages, or call the Volunteer Council at 415-503-5500.

Proceeds from the Oktoberfest Celebration benefit the Symphony’s myriad artistic, community, and education programs.

Casual attire. Dirndls and lederhosen encouraged. Ticket exchange and group discount not available. Program and details are subject to change. Must be 21 or over to attend.

Resident Conductor Christian Reif on Oktoberfest

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