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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    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.

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          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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          Artist Spotlight
          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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          Artist Spotlight
          December 13, 2014

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

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            December 2, 2014

            Read an interview with composer and musician Terry Riley. His In C changed the course of modern music, he has spent half a century at the cutting edge of musical exploration, and it is impossible to speak of Riley’s music without referencing his energy and world outlook.

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