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

405 Shrader

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

42nd Street Moon

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

Kate Mitchell

Artistic Director: Kate Mitchell

A sometime production at Holy Innocents'

Artistic Director: Jane Spencer Mills
Where to hear them: Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church

Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose

Founded: 1980
Artistic Director: Mythili Kumar, Artistic Director
Where to hear them: