Music News

Michael Zwiebach - July 11, 2023

The opera’s chamber version was premiered in 2019 by Left Coast Chamber Ensemble and represents a big win for composer Laura Schwendinger.

Janos Gereben, Lisa Hirsch - July 11, 2023

Contract negotiations between the orchestra and the musicians appear to be stalled.

Michael Zwiebach - July 5, 2023

L.A.’s new-music supergroup makes a splash in D.C.

Janos Gereben - July 4, 2023

Arts organizations were blindsided by recent cuts to their Grants for the Arts funding under a new DEI-first policy.

Janos Gereben - July 3, 2023

Peninsula International Dance Festival revs up for a packed two-day extravaganza at San Mateo Performing Arts Center.

Michael Zwiebach - July 3, 2023

The 49th season is highlighted by a production of Bastien und Bastienne.

Michael Zwiebach - July 3, 2023

In a lineup filled with highlights, it will be hard to decide what not to attend.

Janos Gereben - June 27, 2023

The SF Silent Film Festival returns next month with original accompaniment and new restorations from Hollywood’s early decades.

Janos Gereben - June 27, 2023

This year’s lineup features Ukrainian ballet dancers, Gordon Getty’s Joan and the Bells, and a new symphony by Lera Auerbach.

Michael Zwiebach - June 20, 2023

The Nimoy may be small, but this “reimagined” movie theater will be hosting some big acts in the coming season.