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
August 2, 2019

The violinist talks about performing the revered jazz trumpeter’s new violin concerto at the Cabrillo Festival on Aug. 11.

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Artist Spotlight
August 2, 2019

Mozart had his starling; Bruce Adolphe has Polly Rhythm.

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Artist Spotlight
July 26, 2019

The busy soprano talks about her artistic evolution and her demanding lead role in West Edge Opera’s Breaking the Waves.

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Artist Spotlight
July 26, 2019

The prolific polymath talks about her upcoming premiere, the progress of women composers, and her commitment to music education.

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Artist Spotlight
July 19, 2019

The renowned keyboardist learned from the best. He’s in the Bay Areas for a variety of gigs, including dates with red-hot singer Veronica Swift.

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Artist Spotlight
July 19, 2019

The popular composer is frantically busy — just the way he likes it.

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Artist Spotlight
July 11, 2019

The pianist/composer is stretching himself and keeping a lot of balls in the air.

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Artist Spotlight
July 11, 2019

The acclaimed violinist shares how she lives with music, rather than trying to conquer it.

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Artist Spotlight
July 8, 2019

The rising New Zealand conductor talks about taking the podium with the SF Symphony this month.

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Artist Spotlight
July 6, 2019

The electric harpist talks about her unusual trio and their bold new sound.

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