♦️♦️♦️ Concert-only tickets are SOLD-OUT, but there are still dinner packages available. Please call the Volunteer Council at 415-503-5500 to place your order ♦️♦️♦️
Sensational guest artists, glamorous fashion, and unparalleled music are just part of what makes the Opening Night Gala an unforgettable experience. This year, Michael Tilson Thomas and superstar Yo-Yo Ma combine artistic forces, performing two beloved works for cello and orchestra. Celebrations continue post-concert at the After-Party, including cocktails, live music, and dancing.
Make a whole night of it! 4 unique Dinner Packages that include premium seating for the concert are available for purchase online or by contacting the Volunteer Council at 415-503-5500.
Proceeds from the Opening Night Gala benefit the Symphony's myriad artistic, community, and education programs.
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Luke Kritzeck, lighting designer
San Francisco Symphony
Bernstein / Overture to Candide
Saint-Saëns / Cello Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky / Variations on a Rococo Theme
Ravel / Boléro
Opening Night Gala is made possible through the generous support of Patrons’ Dinner Sponsor Kaiser Permanente and Signature Education Sponsor Neiman Marcus. Opening Night Gala guest artists generously underwritten by Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem.