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San Francisco Symphony – Stern Grove Festival

San Francisco Symphony – Stern Grove Festival

Join the SF Symphony at the 82nd Stern Grove Festival for our annual free concert in the beautiful outdoor amphitheater, located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard in San Francisco. Pack a picnic, grab some friends, and relax as the SF Symphony serenades you with a dazzling afternoon of music al fresco

Edwin Outwater – Conductor
Lauren Decker – Contralto
Mendelssohn – Fingal’s Cave Overture

Elgar – Sea Pictures 

Tchaikovsky – Marche slave 

Mussorgsky (orch. Ravel) – Pictures at an Exhibition

San Francisco Symphony – A TRIBUTE TO ARETHA, NAT KING COLE, AND MORE

Renowned Broadway actor/vocalist Capathia Jenkins (who can be heard on the film soundtrack of Chicago Nine) and Denzal Sinclaire (ranked among the finest jazz singers of his generation) perform a showstopping tribute to some of the most genre-defining voices in American music. Hear Mr. Sinclaire’s award-winning vocals as he performs Nat King Cole’s greatest hits, including “Mona Lisa,”“L.O.V.E.,” and “Unforgettable.” Then, Ms. Jenkins ignites the stage with a powerhouse tribute to the queen of soul Aretha Franklin, including “Chain of Fools,” “I Will Survive,” and “Respect.”

Edwin Outwater

Conductor

Denzal Sinclaire

Vocalist

Capathia Jenkins

Vocalist

Calli A Graver

Background Vocalist

DeShana R Wooden

Background Vocalist

Nicholas Trawick

Background Vocalist

San Francisco Symphony – A TRIBUTE TO ARETHA, NAT KING COLE, AND MORE

Renowned Broadway actor/vocalist Capathia Jenkins (who can be heard on the film soundtrack of Chicago Nine) and Denzal Sinclaire (ranked among the finest jazz singers of his generation) perform a showstopping tribute to some of the most genre-defining voices in American music. Hear Mr. Sinclaire’s award-winning vocals as he performs Nat King Cole’s greatest hits, including “Mona Lisa,”“L.O.V.E.,” and “Unforgettable.” Then, Ms. Jenkins ignites the stage with a powerhouse tribute to the queen of soul Aretha Franklin, including “Chain of Fools,” “I Will Survive,” and “Respect.”

Edwin Outwater

Conductor

Denzal Sinclaire

Vocalist

Capathia Jenkins

Vocalist

Calli A Graver

Background Vocalist

DeShana R Wooden

Background Vocalist

Nicholas Trawick

Background Vocalist

San Francisco Symphony – FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR

San Francisco Symphony – FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a festive outdoor performance perfect for summer! Led by conductor Edwin Outwater at Shoreline Amphitheatre, the SF Symphony fills the night air with the exhilarating music of Star Wars, chart-topping pop performed by renowned Broadway vocalist Capathia Jenkins and American Idol finalist Constantine Maroulis, selections from famous film scores, a salute to our Armed Forces, and more—culminating in a grand finale of amazing fireworks.

Constantine Maroulis – Vocalist
José Francisco Salgado – Video Artist
Smith, arr. Buck

Festival Overture on the “The Star Spangled Banner”

Various, arr. Lowden

Armed Forces Salute

John Williams

Adventures on Earth from E.T. Orchestral Suite

Mason Bates

The B-Sides, Broom of the System

Howard (arr. Fleischer)

“Fly Me to the Moon”

Bowie (arr. Fleischer)

“Space Oddity”

Elton John (arr. Fleischer)

“Rocket Man”

R. Strauss

Introduction from Also sprach Zarathustra  

Debussy (orch. Luck)

Clair de lune

Ravel

Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2

Hamilton/Lewis

“How High the Moon”

Carole King

“I Feel the Earth Move”

Adele/Epworth

“Skyfall”

San Francisco Symphony – 4th of July Holiday Spectacular

San Francisco Symphony – 4th of July Holiday Spectacular

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a festive outdoor performance of hero-themed favorites perfect for summer! Led by conductor Edwin Outwater at Shoreline Amphitheatre, the SF Symphony fills the night air with the exhilarating music of Star Wars, chart-topping pop performed by renowned Broadway vocalist Capathia Jenkins, hit songs from Pixar, a salute to our Armed Forces, and more, culminating in a grand finale of amazing fireworks.

San Francisco Symphony – A Salute to Gershwin

San Francisco Symphony – A Salute to Gershwin

GERSHWIN – Overture to Girl Crazy 

GERSHWIN – Rhapsody in Blue

GERSHWIN – An American in Paris

The SF Symphony lights up the stage with the unforgettable music of a Jazz Age legend: George Gershwin. Featuring the show-stopping talents of Broadway vocalist Capathia Jenkins, and award-winning pianist Andrew von Oeyen, hear a dazzling selection of classic Gershwin showpieces, including “Summertime,” “Fascinatin’ Rhythm,” An American in Paris, and his most famous work, Rhapsody in Blue.