Yehudi Menuhin Seminar and Festival for Chamber Music: Beethoven 250 (1770 – 2020)

Presented by SF State School of Music


This special event provides young chamber music ensembles from throughout California the opportunity to participate in master classes and concerts with acclaimed musicians, including the Alexander String Quartet.

Launched in 2003 to honor the great violinist Yehudi Menuhin’s association with San Francisco and SF State, this event advances the belief that music has the power to create understanding and transcend differences between people. Directed by Cyrus Ginwala. Presented by the San Francisco State University School of Music.

City: San Francisco
Price Range:

Program Items

Beethoven String Quartet, Op. 95, “Serioso”
Beethoven “An Die Ferne Geliebt”
Beethoven Selection of folk song transcriptions
Beethoven Piano concerto, No. 4, in transcription for piano and string quartet


Kindra Scharich Mezzo-soprano
Jeffrey LaDeur Pianist
Schuyler Karr Bassist

Knuth Music Hall, SF State University

Knuth Music Hall, SF State University

1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
United States