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.

Upcoming Concert
December 7, 2011

Most string quintets, other than Schubert's, don't get played often. The San Francisco Symphony Chamber Musicians have the personnel to do it.

More about Music at Kohl »
Upcoming Concert
December 7, 2011

Although he’s recorded the Christmas repertoire before, most of us haven’t had the chance to witness him delivering it live, and it’ll be bound to raise goose bumps, regardless of the weather.

More about SF Jazz »
Artist Spotlight
December 6, 2011

The siren songstress of '60s social causes, home for the holidays in Woodside, joins Maestro Michael Morgan for the Oakland East Bay Symphony's annual celebration.

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Upcoming Concert
December 2, 2011

Saint Michael Trio is running the gamut of 250 years of trio music, including jazz, rock, and blues. In 75 minutes. That's got to be more entertaining than your average chamber concert or (especially) a music history lecture.

More about Montalvo Arts Center (Previously Villa Montalvo) »
Upcoming Concert
December 2, 2011

The Uruguayan six-string virtuoso masterfully interprets music from Bach to contemporary guitar.

More about Omni Foundation for the Performing Arts »
Artist Spotlight
November 29, 2011

Leila Josefowicz talks with SFCV prior to performing a work that Esa-Pekka Salonen wrote for her and will conduct at the S.F. Symphony. To her it, "is a dream that became true. It’s the biggest sense of purpose an instrument can have."

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Upcoming Concert
November 29, 2011

Who could ask for anything more? A singing/playing/dancing celebration of the Gershwin brothers’ genius takes the stage at Stanford.

More about Stanford Live (formerly Stanford Lively Arts) »
Artist Spotlight
November 28, 2011

The acclaimed composer/conductor reflects on balancing his life-after-the-L.A.-Phil with time for creating, for leading performers, and for enjoying family life.

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Upcoming Concert
November 28, 2011

An innovative ensemble gives wide latitude to a range of composers in its upcoming recital.

More about REDSHIFT »
Upcoming Concert
November 27, 2011

The San Francisco Symphony gives you plenty of choices of family holiday concerts—certainly enough to schedule around your holiday parties. And Davies Symphony Hall with its beautifully decorated lobby is resplendent during the season.

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