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 Eric@sfcv.org.

Festival del Sole

This festival combines classical music performances by international artists with wine and food.

Founded: 2006
Artistic Director: Richard Walker, Director
Where to hear them: Various halls and wineries, Napa Valley

Festival of Harps

Founded: 1989
Artistic Director: Diana Stork

First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley Lenten Organ Recital Series

Founded: 1993
Artistic Director: John R.S. Walko
Where to hear them: 2407 Dana Street (at Channing Way), Berkeley 94704

First Sunday Concerts

Founded: 2012
Artistic Director: Dr. Richard Stevens
Where to hear them: Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Tiburon

Flute Bay Area

Founded: 2006
Artistic Director: Libby Craig

Forest Hill Concerts

Founded: 2012
Artistic Director: Adrian Borcea
Where to hear them: Forest Hill Christian Church

Foundation of Asian-American Culture

Founded: 2009
Artistic Director: Ms. Jingjiang Ni
Where to hear them: Website under construction

Four Seasons Concerts

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.

Founded: 1958
Artistic Director: Jesse Anthony
Where to hear them: Venues in the East Bay and San Francisco

Four@1st

Founded: 2010
Where to hear them: First Lutheran Church Palo Alto

Frank Longay Memorial Foundation

Founded: 2012
Artistic Director: Kim Buller

Free City

Artistic Director: Makaela Susnow
Where to hear them: George's Nightclub, 842 4th Street San Rafael, CA 94903

Friends of Negro Spirituals

Founded: 2001
Artistic Director: Lyvonne Chrisman and Sam Edwards
Where to hear them: Saturday, October 20 2012 Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Main Public Library

Gadung Kasturi Balinese Dance & Music Inc

Artistic Director: Kompiang Metri-Davies