Out of This World—A Celebration on the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing 

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Join the SF Symphony on a journey to the far reaches of the universe as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! Experience a spectrum of cosmic wonders enhanced with stunning visuals on the big screen, from mesmerizing masterworks by Ravel, R. Strauss, and Debussy, to intergalactic themes from Star Trek, to riveting blockbuster scores by legendary film composer John Williams. It’s an otherworldly musical ride you won't want to miss. 


Conductor/Performers

Sarah Hicks

Conductor

Astronaut Leland Melvin

Host

Tiffany Austin

Vocalist

José Francisco Salgado

Video Artist

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Courage/Custer

Star Trek Through the Years  

Ravel

Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2

Debussy

Clair de lune

Michael Giacchino

Star Trek: Into Darkness 

R. Strauss

Introduction from Also sprach Zarathustra

J. Strauss, Jr.

By the Beautiful Danube Waltz

John Williams

Excerpts from Close Encounters of the Third Kind  

Various

Medley of “Moon Songs”

Horner

Music from Apollo 13

John Williams

Main Title from Star Wars

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  1. Fri, Jul 19, 2019 at 7:30pm

    Davies Symphony Hall 

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Program Support

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