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
May 20, 2019

The go-to coloratura talks about her special relationship with local ensembles and upcoming performances in wide-ranging roles.

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Artist Spotlight
May 18, 2019

The composer talks about the upcoming Fluxus Festival and “Noon to Midnight” music marathons.

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Artist Spotlight
May 9, 2019

The piano phenom and budding composer chats about his approach to Beethoven, his upcoming gig with the LA Phil, and the state of classical music.

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Artist Spotlight
April 27, 2019

From Philip Glass to Caroline Shaw, Muhly calls on a host of longtime collaborators for his upcoming show at The Theatre at Ace Hotel.

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Artist Spotlight
April 26, 2019

The young keyboard wizard and conductor chats about his new position as executive director of the SFEMS.

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Artist Spotlight
April 23, 2019

The prolific composer and performer talks about her new album and her life of listening and creating.

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Artist Spotlight
April 16, 2019

The groundbreaking director and librettist talks about his reimagined Perséphone, his fascination with Stravinsky, and the role of the artist today.

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Artist Spotlight
April 13, 2019

The pianist and composer plays SFJAZZ with his trio April 20–21.

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Artist Spotlight
April 12, 2019

The eclectic pianist chats about her influences and inspirations for Holes in the Sky.

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Artist Spotlight
April 9, 2019

The lauded choral conductor/composer talks about his concert-length musical response to a notorious anti-gay hate crime.

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