Music News

Janos Gereben - December 13, 2021

Based on Ezra Jack Keats’s classic children’s book, the new opera is bound to become a holiday favorite.

Michael Zwiebach - December 7, 2021

A five-month search ends with the appointment of well-respected stage director Shawna Lucey.

Janos Gereben - December 7, 2021

John Keene comes to the company from Seattle Opera.

Peter Feher - December 7, 2021

The concert, built around Bach’s motet of healing from grief, airs on PBS in December.

Janos Gereben - December 7, 2021

Shaina Taub’s music and lyrics put a jazzy, soulful spin on the Bard’s romantic comedy.

Janos Gereben - December 6, 2021

The company soldiers on in its first season without founder Donald Pippin.

Iris Kwok - December 5, 2021

The ongoing online history programs bring a new perspective to some great music.

Janos Gereben - November 30, 2021

The approaching centennial is cause for celebration and speculation as the pandemic continues to stymie even the best-laid plans.

Janos Gereben - November 28, 2021

Every musician seems to have a personal story about the songwriter, who died Friday at the age of 91.

Janos Gereben - November 23, 2021

The San Francisco Symphony and the LA Phil are up for awards again.