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].

Urban Opera

Founded: July 2009
Artistic Director: Chip Grant
Where to hear them: San Francisco Bay Area

USAF Band of the Golden West

Artistic Director: Captain Rafael Toro-Quinones

UST Singers

Founded: 1992
Artistic Director: Fidel Calalang, Jr.
Where to hear them: Philippines and around the world


Artistic Director: Henry Mollicone
Where to hear them: Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto