Previews

Each week, SFCV looks behind the scenes to give you a sneak peak of what's coming up on stages around the Bay Area...so you can learn about concerts before they happen.

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    March 4, 2015

    An intrepid singer finds a long-lost Venetian Baroque opera and brings it to performance.

    More about Ars Minerva »

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      February 19, 2015

      The latest premiere at the Oakland-East Bay Symphony is a concerto from a well-known jazz and fusion violinist.

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        February 18, 2015

        The musicians discuss their original approach to the music of Bartok and Haydn, which they showcase this Sunday at Music@Menlo.

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        Artist Spotlight
        February 9, 2015

        Speaking to us from his home in Paris during a well-deserved break from the road, virtuoso violinist Renaud Capuçon discusses the women, repertoire, and violins in his life.

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          January 23, 2015

          The Bay Area has as many local opera companies as microclimates. Make way for Island City Opera, which opened a well-cast Lucia di Lammermoor this past weekend.

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          Artist Spotlight
          January 22, 2015

          The celebrated organist talks about Messiaen’s Livre du Saint-Sacrament, which he performs this weekend, and about advocating for his instrument.

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            January 7, 2015

            A cellist heralds in the New Year with two concerts, both of them involving old acquaintances, as well as new music.

            More about Noe Valley Chamber Music »

            Artist Spotlight
            January 5, 2015

            A versatile choreographer who still dances after four decades, Caniparoli talks about his career, his most popular ballet, and about finding diamonds-in-the-rough at San Francisco Ballet.

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            December 13, 2014

            The young, star-to-be soprano gives her take on “early music,” working with Mark Morris, and Handelʼs Messiah.

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            December 13, 2014

            The celebrated conductor shares memories of the founding of his orchestra and the making of Amadeus.

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