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
February 14, 2019

The acclaimed, prolific choreographer is making more time to do what she does best: create.

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Artist Spotlight
February 9, 2019

Composer Allen Shearer and librettist Claudia Stevens talk about the creation of their new opera, which premieres in collaboration with Earplay this month.

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Artist Spotlight
February 7, 2019

He just plays one in David Lang’s opera.

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Artist Spotlight
January 19, 2019

The peripatetic cellist chats with SFCV about taking artistic risks and his own development.

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Artist Spotlight
January 15, 2019

The composer brings new work to the Pivot festival inspired by a cross-country train adventure.

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Artist Spotlight
January 11, 2019

Paul Miller’s multimedia project at the Yerba Buena Center embraces the vast universe of digital information.

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Artist Spotlight
November 30, 2018

The pianist talks about her upcoming concert with Terry Riley and reflects on the transformative power of a life immersed in music.

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Artist Spotlight
November 30, 2018

The renowned conductor talks about her long career, her new book on Handel, and her upcoming stint with the S.F Symphony.

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Artist Spotlight
November 27, 2018

The gifted musical multitasker talks about upcoming gigs at SFJAZZ and with the Oakland Symphony.

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Artist Spotlight
November 27, 2018

The in-demand violist chats about her upcoming performance at S.F. Symphony’s SoundBox.

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