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Lou Fancher

Lou Fancher is a San Francisco Bay Area writer. Her work has been published by WIRED.com, Diablo Magazine, Oakland Tribune, Contra Costa Times, InDance, East Bay Express, Oakland Magazine, SF Weekly, and others.  She is a children's book author, designer and illustrator, with over 50 books in print. Also a choreographer, ballet master and teacher, she coaches professional ballet and contemporary dance companies in the U. S. and Canada.  Visit her website online at www.johnsonandfancher.com.

Articles by this Author

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August 2, 2017

The San Francisco String Trio celebrates Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.

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July 29, 2017

SFCV talks with violinist and budding orchestra chair Shiho Takashima about the universal language of music.

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July 14, 2017

Special concerts and impromptu performances ring out on a dozen pianos festooning the garden.

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July 5, 2017

Composer Joseph M. Columbo’s new opera challenges the conventional perceptions of the genre.

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Artist Spotlight
June 27, 2017

A top cancer researcher nurses a lifelong passion for singing and songwriting. Now she’s releasing her second album.

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    June 9, 2017

    Carlos Aguirre brings together San Jose youth with artists Cellista and soprano Alexandra Sessler to create new music.

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    Feature Article
    May 26, 2017

    Eun Lee, a busy educator, conductor, and musician battles for social justice one note at a time.

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    May 16, 2017
    The exuberant two-week festival builds bridges — not walls — between cultures. ...
    May 8, 2017
    World premieres from Nicole Hoskins and Trey McIntyre and a 2015 Amy Seiwert favorite are on the bill. ...
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      May 6, 2017

      The choreographer’s world premiere at the YBCA will be unveiled in silence — music optional.

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      May 3, 2017

      Vocalist Majel Connery talks about the group’s surprising instrumentation and unique mashup of ancient and avant-garde influences.

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      Chamber Music Review
      May 2, 2017

      The trio’s peerless musicianship and their unusual combination of cello, bass, and mandolin result in fresh interpretations of classic material.

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      Feature Article
      May 2, 2017

      The beloved violinist and concertmaster talks about her accomplishments with the New Century Chamber Orchestra and her decision to dedicate more of her time to teaching.

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      April 14, 2017

      Creative teams will be scrambling when Opera Theater Unlimited debuts their 48-Hour Opera Festival.

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      April 12, 2017

      Guest soloists and dancers join the orchestra and chorale for a fully-staged presentation of Rameau’s opera-ballet Le Temple de la Gloire.

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      Feature Article
      April 6, 2017

      Look for dance without limits when AXIS takes the stage during National Dance Week.

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        March 15, 2017

        The violin virtuoso shares her ideas on staying open, engaged, and challenged.

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        Chamber Music Review
        March 7, 2017

        Jennifer Higdon’s Piano Trio is just one highlight in a strong program from the Gold Coast Chamber Players.

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        February 28, 2017

        S.F. Bach Choir hosts “Many Voice, One Art,” to unify, inspire, and educate.

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        Chamber Orchestra/Orchestra Review
        February 28, 2017

        Michael Morgan’s unusual program was inspired by Native American music.

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