Artist Spotlight

These lively Q&A's aim to shed light on the personalities behind the music. Get to know your favorite artists...or discover someone new!


Artist Spotlight
January 23, 2020

The Van Cliburn winner talks about the physical and mental challenges of playing technically demanding pieces for dancers.

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Artist Spotlight
January 14, 2020

The harpsichordist/conductor talks about being a woman on the podium, her upcoming stint with the LA Phil, and her passion for Baroque music.

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Artist Spotlight
January 11, 2020

SF Performances hosts the polymath composer/performer on Jan. 24 with Jennifer Koh and Vijay Iyer. He talks to SFCV about his evolving musical vision.

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Artist Spotlight
January 11, 2020

Telegraph violinist Eric Chin chats about their upcoming collaboration with the German composer and singer at SF Performances.

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Artist Spotlight
January 7, 2020

The actress, comedian, and singer delivers unconventional cabaret numbers and a lot of laughs.

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Artist Spotlight
January 5, 2020

The Culture Clash cofounder talks about the premiere of King Arthur with Long Beach Opera.

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Artist Spotlight
December 30, 2019

The mezzo-soprano, acclaimed for her Wagnerian roles, joins the LA Phil for Mahler’s Second Symphony in January.

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Artist Spotlight
December 26, 2019

The traveling trumpeter talks about life on the road and his shows at SFJAZZ in January.

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Artist Spotlight
December 17, 2019

The new music director of SF Opera is interested in just about everything to do with orchestras and music.

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Artist Spotlight
December 10, 2019

The SFS principal trombonist talks getting great tone, mixing a perfect cocktail, and the Holiday Brass show at Davies on Dec. 15.

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