Catriona Barr

Catriona Barr is a musicologist and music teacher based in San Francisco. She holds a B.M. from Peabody Conservatory and a M.M. from King’s College, London.

Articles By This Author

Catriona Barr - March 2, 2020

Craig Hella Johnson’s compassionate oratorio memorializes the tragic victim of homophobic violence.

Catriona Barr - February 25, 2020

The septet featured music by Maddalena Casulana and Clara Schumann in a concert that was a little too firmly rooted in the past.

Catriona Barr - February 18, 2020

The keyboard virtuosos know how to thrill and chill, but also how to connect intimately with their rapt listeners.

Catriona Barr - February 6, 2020

Clerestory uses the anniversary of the 19th Amendment to sing a concert of music by female composers.

Catriona Barr - December 13, 2019

The state-of-the art Bowes Center takes its place on the San Francisco skyline.

Catriona Barr - December 10, 2019

A terrific roster of well-performed show tunes amid a disjointed, unfocused theatrical concept.

Catriona Barr - November 25, 2019

Baritone Marcus Lonardo stands out in the Opera and Musical Theatre Program’s November concert.

Catriona Barr - November 18, 2019

Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 gets a fresh reading with this winning combo.

Catriona Barr - November 11, 2019

Every detail of the performances elicited the underlying spirit of these Baroque masterworks.

Catriona Barr - October 27, 2019

Pianist Gerold Huber’s perfect accompaniment reflects the duo’s three decades of musical partnership.