Michael Zwiebach

Michael Zwiebach is the senior editor/ content manager for SFCV. He assigns all articles and content, manages the writing staff and does editing. A member of SFCV from the beginning, Michael holds a Ph.D. in music history from the University of California, Berkeley.

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Michael Zwiebach - April 25, 2013
Sergei Prokofiev

Sergei Prokofiev wrote some of the most lyrical and melodic classical music of the 20th century.

Michael Zwiebach - April 25, 2013

As prom season begins, we bring you a playlist of old school ballroom dances from all over. Dance animates the majority of music, and it’s no different in the classical corner. As you make the last adjustments to your prom formal wear, it’s the perfect moment to dive into these formal dances.

Michael Zwiebach - April 18, 2013

April 20-21, Saturday, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., and weekends through May 5 at Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley: Bay Area Children’s Theater presents Knuffle Bunny, A Cautionary Musical. This is a musical version of Mo Willem’s now-classic story.

Michael Zwiebach - April 17, 2013

Jepetha, one of the greatest music dramas ever penned, promises to be a fine performance.

Michael Zwiebach - April 11, 2013
Cats by Broadway By the Bay

April 13, Saturday, 10 a.m.

Michael Zwiebach - April 10, 2013

The Ives Quartet has an interesting way of sandwiching the most novel or interesting piece between two standard masterworks. 

Michael Zwiebach - April 10, 2013

The point of this concert is to throw a spotlight on a range of cultures not normally represented on American orchestral programs in their own voices — an important component of keeping orchestral music healthy and relevant. 

Michael Zwiebach - April 5, 2013

An endorsement of the passage of Bill AB 580 and funding for the California Arts Council.

Michael Zwiebach - April 4, 2013
Sergei Rachmaninov
Sergei Rachmaninov

This week’s birthday boy, Sergei Rachmani

Michael Zwiebach - April 3, 2013

The Tokyo String Quartet formed in 1969 will have one set of its farewell concerts at Chamber Music San Francisco.