Artist Spotlight

These lively Q&A's aim to shed light on the personalities behind the music. Get to know your favorite artists...or discover someone new!


Artist Spotlight
May 23, 2017

The renowned conductor is in town for Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich with the S.F. Symphony.

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Artist Spotlight
April 24, 2017

The energetic artist has time for music, politics, people and is always ready to get involved.

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Artist Spotlight
April 19, 2017

The former associate principal bassist focuses on jazz these days, but his classical roots still nourish his music.

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Artist Spotlight
April 6, 2017

We talk with the Italian polymath about taking on new musical directorships and creating his signature line of perfumes.

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Artist Spotlight
March 13, 2017

Songs are the heart of the matter for this American tenor.

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Artist Spotlight
March 7, 2017

The renowned soprano reflects on her influences, her favorite roles, and her plans for the future.

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Artist Spotlight
February 3, 2017

As active as ever, the 70-year-old has his hands full with new projects and supporting his younger colleagues.

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Artist Spotlight
February 2, 2017

Bruckner Orchestra Linz’ music director chats about working with the legendary composer, and conducting.

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Artist Spotlight
November 28, 2016

The acclaimed experimental cellist is a dynamo of creative and social-justice activity.

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Artist Spotlight
November 24, 2016

The celebrated mezzo-soprano explores the peacemaking power of music with a new recording and touring theatrical program.

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