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Paul Kotapish

Paul Kotapish is the managing editor for SFCV.  You can learn more here or at guitarfish.net.

Articles by this Author

June 13, 2017
The intimate theater provides an immersive sound-sculpture experience in the dark. ...
June 13, 2017
The innovative group marks its anniversary with the premiere of Nobody Lives Here Now and a retrospective of Goode’s work. ...
June 6, 2017
Jeremy Tai wins the coveted award with a program of Grieg, Prokofief, and Bielawa. ...
June 6, 2017
“Music Against Cancer” concert will help underwrite medical expenses for pianist Joanna Różewska’s nephew. ...
April 11, 2017
Funds raised at the event will support the collaborative chamber orchestra’s ongoing outreach programs. ...
April 5, 2017
The “people’s diva” will bow out in May to pursue other projects. ...
February 11, 2017
Innovative guitarists from Belgium, Italy, Brazil, and India explore new techniques and surprising sounds. ...
Feature Article
December 19, 2016

Offered without critique, a smorgasbord of recorded music released this year.

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Upcoming Concert
September 7, 2016

The Omni Guitar Foundation hosts a promising season of globe-spanning guitar music—classical, flamenco, and beyond.

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Feature Article
August 29, 2016

The results are in. We look at the winners of our second-annual Best of the Bay reader poll.

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August 24, 2016
Thank you for casting your final votes in the second annual SFCV Best of the Bay poll. Look for results next week. ...
July 29, 2016
Nicoletta Mantovani Pavarotti joins the chorus of protests over the music played at Donald Trump’s political rallies. ...
Feature Article
July 12, 2016

Surprise: Many of our favorite novels and nonfiction books feature music and musicians. Here are some recommendations for great beachside reading.

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July 11, 2016
A new book celebrates the arcane art of crafting a Steinway piano. Slate offers a photographic tour of some of the quiet heroes of the craft. ...
July 11, 2016
Finland’s premier music institution may be the world’s best training ground for new conductors. ...
July 11, 2016
Michael Shae explores the perils facing sopranos taking on Gaetano Donizetti’s “Tudor trilogy.” ...
June 28, 2016
In a field teeming with female artists, major ballet companies rarely present works created by women. ...
June 28, 2016
A new exhibition at London’s Handel House Museum celebrates Jimi Hendrix’s tenure next to the home where George Frideric composed The Messiah. ...
June 17, 2016
Dubai’s emerging Opera District prompts The Economist to ponder the boom in new opera houses in surprising locales. ...
June 17, 2016
Attendees at the League of American Orchestras’ annual conference wrestle with existential issues of relevance, engagement, and fun. ...

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