Artist Spotlights

Jeff Kaliss - April 5, 2021

The fearless saxophonist and composer talks about his latest explorations with three top pianists.

 

Lou Fancher - March 29, 2021

The composer finds musical inspiration in children’s games, puzzles, found sound, and above all else, other creative spirits.

Victoria Looseleaf - March 26, 2021

The accomplished musician has a burgeoning career in stand-up comedy.

Lou Fancher - March 8, 2021

The Puerto Rican composer and multi-instrumentalist talks to SFCV about her latest works and finding new ways to make music in 2021.

Victoria Looseleaf - February 22, 2021

Hear the keyboard master perform Bach’s Goldberg Variations for Cal Performances starting March 4.

Lily O'Brien - February 13, 2021

Celebrating a new album out this week, the Grammy-winning soprano shares her backstory and insight into her embrace of diverse musical styles.

Victoria Looseleaf - February 9, 2021

The precedent-bucking composer shares her thoughts on her writing process, the role of women in contemporary music, and her new role with the Santa Rosa Symphony.

Victoria Looseleaf - February 2, 2021

The award-winning violinist, singer, and composer talks with SFCV about her latest album and multifaceted career.

Lily O'Brien - January 26, 2021

The dynamic pianist, composer, and artistic director talks about her musical evolution and her intriguing Musaics of the Bay series.

Lou Fancher - January 4, 2021

The charismatic young trumpeter and vocalist performs for Cal Performances at Home with her quintet.