Los Angeles

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

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.

Paul Kotapish - March 2, 2021

The irrepressible pianist curates a new program unearthing hidden gems and cross-cultural connections in classical music.

Peter Feher - March 2, 2021

Together with conductor Jessica Bejarano, AYS is dropping in to a virtual movie night and bringing the music.

Janos Gereben - March 1, 2021

Kris Bowers turns to his own history in A Concerto Is a Conversation, now streaming.

Peter Feher - February 23, 2021

The innovative director will lead L.A.’s foremost contemporary opera company.

Peter Feher - February 23, 2021

Pacific Symphony+ kicks off with a virtual classical series, Symphony Thursdays @ 7.