San Francisco

SFCV’s writers report on topics relevant to the San Francisco area.

Andrew Gilbert - December 19, 2022

The guitar genius is still pushing himself and others after five decades in the limelight. Here’s an introduction to his voluminous discography.

Michael Zwiebach - December 13, 2022

Lina González-Granados will conduct singers of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program in a concert production.

Richard S. Ginell - December 13, 2022

The orchestra and Gustavo Dudamel were once again the stars of this three-night multimedia production.

Victoria Looseleaf - December 13, 2022

Visions of sugar plums dance in her head, alongside ideas for automating air traffic control.

Janos Gereben - December 12, 2022

Dig deeper into the first 100 years of the company’s history with these online offerings.

Andrew Gilbert - December 12, 2022

Neither Ernie Andrews nor Barbara Morrison ever signed with a major label, but they were legendary vocalists to those in the know.

Richard S. Ginell - December 6, 2022

It’s a heavy lift, but the LA Phil does manage to swing.

Jim Farber - December 6, 2022

The classical music observations in Todd Field’s movie are vivid and layered, making it a must-see for fans.

Jeff Kaliss - December 6, 2022

The great jazz player is remembered for his mentorship and collegiality, as well as masterful musicianship.

Richard S. Ginell - December 5, 2022

The pianist’s latest recording explores the impact of Wagner’s opera on generations of German and Austrian composers.