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Cal Performances

As the artistic producing wing of UC Berkeley, Cal Performances presents a wide range of performers and repertoire, both renowned and unfamiliar, in all genres of music
Founded: 1906
Music/Artistic Director: Robert Cole (retiring 2009)
Where to hear: Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley campus

Upcoming Events

Folk/Blues/Roots

    Not Our First Goat Rodeo

    • Organization: Cal Performances
    • Venue: Greek Theatre
    • City: Berkeley
    • Date: Thu August 20, 2020 8:00am
    • Price Range: $50-250 (prices subject to change)
    • Phone: 5106429988

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    Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer, Recital

      Not Our First Goat Rodeo

      • Organization: Cal Performances
      • Venue: Greek Theatre
      • City: Berkeley
      • Date: Thu August 20, 2020 8:00pm
      • Price Range: $50-250 (prices subject to change)
      • Phone: (510) 642-9988

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      Talks & Classes

        Alex Ross on Wagner

        • Organization: Cal Performances
        • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
        • City: Berkeley
        • Date: Thu September 24, 2020 7:30pm
        • Price Range: $26-42 (prices subject to change)
        • Phone: 5106429988

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        Jazz

          Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society

          • Organization: Cal Performances
          • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
          • City: Berkeley
          • Date: Fri October 9, 2020 8:00pm
          • Price Range: $34-86 (prices subject to change)
          • Phone: 5106429988

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          Jazz

            Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society

            • Organization: Cal Performances
            • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
            • City: Berkeley
            • Date: Sat October 10, 2020 8:00pm
            • Price Range: $34-86 (prices subject to change)
            • Phone: 5106429988

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            Chamber Music, Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer, Orchestra

              Takács Quartet

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              New Music, Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer, New Music

                Bang on a Can All-Stars

                • Organization: Cal Performances
                • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
                • City: Berkeley
                • Date: Sat January 23, 2021 8:00pm
                • Price Range: $38–68 (prices subject to change)
                • Phone: (510) 642-9988

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                Chamber Music, Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer, Orchestra

                  Takács Quartet

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                  Community of Music Makers, Choral, Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer

                    The Summit: The Manhattan Transfer Meets Take 6

                    • Organization: Cal Performances
                    • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
                    • City: Berkeley
                    • Date: Sat January 30, 2021 8:00pm
                    • Price Range: $36–96 (prices subject to change)
                    • Phone: (510) 642-9988

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                    Family-friendly, First Time Concert Goer, Recital

                      Maxim Vengerov, violin

                      • Organization: Cal Performances
                      • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
                      • City: Berkeley
                      • Date: Sun January 31, 2021 3:00pm
                      • Price Range: $36–110 (prices subject to change)
                      • Phone: (510) 642-9988

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