Los Angeles

SFCV’s writers report on topics relevant to the Los Angeles area.

Peter Feher - April 6, 2021

A world-premiere streaming series featuring mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard is in production, along with an array of the cool and unusual.

Peter Feher - April 6, 2021

UPDATED April 6: SFCV’s weekly guide to online music.

Jim Farber - April 5, 2021

As California relaxes restrictions on indoor gathering, arts administrators work to set schedules and procedures for live performances.

Victoria Looseleaf - April 3, 2021

Every Tuesday, the ensemble welcomes world-class musicians and online viewers to engage in a spirited, interactive Happy Hour.

Tim Greiving - March 30, 2021

This year’s nominees for music confirm that sweeping symphonic scores don’t rule automatically anymore.

Peter Feher - March 23, 2021

The famous composer is spotlighting contemporary music other than his own.

Richard S. Ginell - March 22, 2021

SF Symphony’s new music director has an impressive back catalog as a conductor and a composer. Here’s our guide to some of his best.

Peter Feher - March 16, 2021

Nicolas Lell Benavides and Marella Martin Koch’s Pepito makes an animated debut at New Opera West.

Janos Gereben - March 16, 2021

MTT scores another trophy, and Beyoncé breaks a record.

Jim Farber - March 15, 2021

Orchestra musicians are largely freelancers, and their situation is taking a toll on them.