Patrick Galvin with Connor Buckley

Presented by Old First Concerts

Patrick Galvin, a San Francisco native, is a graduate of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Camilla Wicks, Wei He, and Simon James.  He also spent two years studying violin with Barbara Gorzynska at the Prayner Konservatorium in Vienna, Austria. He made his solo debut at age 11 with the Oakland East Bay Symphony playing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1. Since then, he has performed numerous times as soloist with orchestra as well as many, many recitals. Patrick performs regularly throughout North America with engagements in Europe as well.

With fiscal sponsorship from InterMusic SF, he has commissioned and premiered several new works, which he has performed around the Bay Area and beyond, including from composers Stefan Cwik Axel Hererra. Patrick is a member of the folk band Hoxton Mob who perform regularly throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and whose first album is currently available on itunes and on vinyl.

City: San Francisco
Price Range:
$25 in-person / by donation for livestreaming

Program Items

Sergei Prokofiev Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80
Korine Fujiwara Tangy from Six Tasty Caprices
Grażyna Bacewicz Polish Caprice
Pablo de Sarasate Romanza andaluza, Op. 22, No. 1
Amy Beach Romance, Op. 23
Robert Schumann Sonata No. 1 in A minor


Patrick Galvin violin
Connor Buckley piano

Old First Presbyterian Church

Old First Presbyterian Church

1751 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States