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].

ZGZG Chinese Community

The 2018 Bay Area “ZaiGeZaiGu” Chinese New Year Gala continues the tradition, established in 2014, of holding a yearly Chinese New Year celebration at Google. The event will be organized and held by employees of various Silicon Valley tech companies, and will involve over one thousand people. “ZaiGeZaiGu” is Chinese for “Singing in the Valley.”

Founded: 2014

ZOFO duet

ZOFO performs hidden gems of the traditional one-piano-four-hands repertoire, with a strong dedication to 20th and emerging 21st Century works. ZOFO also performs one-piano-four-hands arrangements of famous orchestral pieces, such as Igor Stravinsky's Rite of Spring, exploring the realms in which many composers first experienced their symphonic visions.

Artistic Director: Keisuke Nakagoshi and Eva-Maria Zimmermann
Where to hear them: Venues around the SF Bay Area