Music News

Read breaking news and items of interest from the world of music in the San Francisco Bay Area and far beyond.

May 26, 2020
The violinist now has another West Coast gig.
May 26, 2020
The local company plans to preserve this year’s ambitious program and possibly build on it during the gap year.
May 26, 2020
The prominent SF Conservatory of Music alumnus releases an album of long-lost pieces for cello and piano.
May 25, 2020
Great music is blossoming and readily available in spite of closures and restrictions.
May 19, 2020
The company plans a “Season of Solidarity” that features four ambitious productions.
May 19, 2020
A public/private coalition will provide grants directly to artists and arts workers in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Application deadline is June 5.
May 19, 2020
The violinist expands his online teaching model with a new summer program.
May 18, 2020
A now-deferred seat-replacement project would have knocked the War Memorial out of commission for nearly four months next year.
May 14, 2020
Though anticipated, the news carries severe financial effects and is salt in the wounds of L.A. music lovers.
May 12, 2020
Music and Mind Live builds on the star soprano’s longtime interests in practical implications of music-and-the-brain research.