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].

Bridge Piano Quartet

Expanding the piano quartet repertoire, reaching a variety of audiences

Founded: 2016
Artistic Director: Kumiko Uyeda
Where to hear them: Santa Cruz, San Jose, San Francisco

Broadmoor Presbyterian Church Concert Series

Founded: 1995
Artistic Director: Janet Haddox
Where to hear them: 377 - 87th Street Daly City, CA 94015

Broadway By the Bay

Founded: 1966
Artistic Director: Amanda Folena
Where to hear them: Fox Theatre, Redwood City

Broadway Under the Stars

Founded: 2012
Artistic Director: Amy Miller
Where to hear them: Wine Country

Broderick Ensemble

The ensemble varies in its makeup from two to seven players, most of whom are affiliated with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra

Founded: 2001
Artistic Director: Elizabeth Prior
Where to hear them: Bay Area churches and temples, chamber music festivals

Burning River Baroque

Burning River Baroque brings diverse communities together through vibrant musical performances that inspire engaging dialogues and meaningful social change. Their cutting-edge programs bring the vitality of baroque music to life for contemporary audiences by demonstrating the profound connections between issues of the past and those of modern times.

Founded: 2012
Artistic Director: Paula Maust/Malina Rauschenfels
Where to hear them: