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
July 6, 2019

The couple presents Musto’s comedic opera, Bastianello, at Festival Napa Valley.

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Artist Spotlight
July 6, 2019

The one-time Bay Area prodigy returns to the festival for a second year as performer/ coach (and new dad).

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Artist Spotlight
June 15, 2019

The violinist, MacArthur Fellow, and founder of Street Symphony gets philosophical in an in-depth interview.

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Artist Spotlight
June 14, 2019

The bassist’s latest piece is a tribute to his Sephardic ancestors.

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Artist Spotlight
June 7, 2019

The young conductor muses on his time in San Francisco and about what’s next.

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Artist Spotlight
June 7, 2019

The busy pianist makes time for listening to partners and connecting the dots in music.

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Artist Spotlight
June 6, 2019

In advance of her gig at SFJAZZ, the accomplished young singer talks about her influences, challenges, and the confluence of politics and music.

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Artist Spotlight
June 3, 2019

The singer shares the buzz about her upcoming role with S.F. Opera.

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Artist Spotlight
June 3, 2019

The composer’s The Central Park Five premieres at Long Beach Opera on June 15.

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Artist Spotlight
May 30, 2019

The Canadian soprano/conductor talks about her approach to directing this year’s festival and about balancing her dual roles.

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