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].
Presents chamber concert series on the campus of UC San Francisco.
One of the best-known classical vocal ensemble in the United States, Chanticleer has won numerous Grammy awards and tours internationally, presenting a cappella programs of music from all eras.
Chapel College is a virtuosic choir of men and boys in the English cathedral mode, where students work on a regular basis with some of the best adult choral professionals in the Bay Area.
The purpose of Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose is to serve the needs of children, families and schools as a center for learning and discovery. For children, it is first and foremost a place to call their own, offering interactive exhibits and programs in a warm and inviting setting. Its educational mission encompasses the themes of Connections, Community, and Creativity. In its unique environment, children actively make connections among ideas, people and cultures. The Museum's programs also encourage children to define their role in and contribution to both local and global communities. Finally, as a center for creative play and expression, Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose provides opportunities for all of us to discover the world through the eyes of our children.
CHIME is an acronym for Citizens Highly Interested in Music Education. Members of CHIME are parents and friends of students who support music and the performing arts in all our schools.