Bay Area Music Groups

The Bay Area is home to literally hundreds of classical music organizations, from community choruses to world-renowned orchestras, opera companies and chamber ensembles. This listing provides all the vital statistics for Bay Area music groups, as well as a summary of what they do best. Search by type of organization or alphabetically. Note to classical music groups: If your organization is not listed here or there is an error in your listing, please email [email protected].

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Founded: 2006
Artistic Director: Coleen Duncan
Where to hear them: Woodside Performing Arts Center

19 Broadway Bar and Night Club

Artistic Director: Makaela Susnow
Where to hear them: 17 Broadway Boulevard, Fairfax

3Below Theaters & Lounge

Produce musical events

Founded: 2018
Artistic Director: Shannon Gugenheim

405 Shrader

Founded: November 2011
Artistic Director: Victor Milenski
Where to hear them: 405 Shrader, San Francisco

405 Shrader

Chamber music concerts

Founded: 2011
Artistic Director: Michael Milenski
Where to hear them: 405 Shrader, eponymous address. 405 Shrader is San Francisco's intimate concert hall.

42nd Street Moon

Founded: 1992
Artistic Director: Greg McKellan
Where to hear them: Eureka Theatre

Kate Mitchell

Artistic Director: Kate Mitchell

A Celebration of Robert Burns

An annual show celebrating Robert Burns' birthday with songs, poetry, music, laughs, and conviviality.