SFCV’s perceptive writers report on America’s native classical music.

Michael Zwiebach - October 6, 2020

Blanchard’s first opera gets an online revival.

Michael Zwiebach - October 6, 2020

There’s a wealth of great music a couple of keystrokes away thanks to the Conservatory’s new initiative.

Lou Fancher - October 5, 2020

With a full slate of ongoing performances and teaching gigs, the jazz violinist is keeping himself more than busy. He tells SFCV how he manages it all.

Andrew Gilbert - October 3, 2020

A new disc establishes the quintet as solid contributors to the Bay Area’s rich tradition of classical-crossover innovators.

Claudia Campazzo - September 25, 2020

SFCV carries on with its mission through the pandemic and into the new season.

Lily O'Brien - September 21, 2020

With a new album out and lots of irons in the fire, the jazz violinist has plenty to talk about.

SFCV Staff - September 19, 2020

Join writer Andrew Gilbert in a live, interactive Zoom interview with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain.

Andrew Gilbert - September 19, 2020

Bird’s pioneering spirit and unparalleled prowess on the alto saxophone still inspire and amaze.

Lou Fancher - September 19, 2020

The famous percussionist teams up with the Museum of the African Diaspora to present a history of Latin musical genres.

Peter Feher - August 25, 2020

Congratulations to the winners of SFCV’s readers’ poll.