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].
The Fortnightly Music Club is a San Francisco Bay Area music performance club. Founded in 1908, the Club is made up of musicians, many of whom are professionals, and music enthusiasts, who meet regularly, usually October through May, to share and enjoy live music. Formal concerts, which are free and open to the public, are held at the Palo Alto Art Center Auditorium. The Club, which celebrated its 100th anniversary in January 2008, continues to be vitally active in the musical culture of the Bay Area.
Four Seasons Concerts presents classical music recitals in San Francisco and Oakland, in New York City, and at a summer music festival in Yachats, Oregon.