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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

December 13, 2019
The state-of-the art Bowes Center takes its place on the San Francisco skyline.
Musical Theater Review
December 10, 2019

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

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Opera Review
November 25, 2019

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

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Early Music/Baroque Review
November 18, 2019

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

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Early Music/Baroque Review
November 12, 2019

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

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Recital Review
October 27, 2019

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

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Chamber Music Review
October 21, 2019

The young group shines brightest in the more intimate passages of trios by Schubert, Brahms, and Shostakovich.

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Modern Classical Review
October 15, 2019

A piano quartet from Latvian composer Pēteris Vasks gets the audience on its feet.

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Early Music/Baroque Review
October 6, 2019

Jan Dismas Zelenka, a Bach contemporary, gets a boost from CBS’s energetic handling of one of his big works.

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