Music News

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

August 22, 2017
The new New Piano Collective launches a festival, with venues around the Bay, featuring 10 pianists playing the music that matters to them. ...
August 21, 2017
Feud between L.A. Philharmonic’s Gustavo Dudamel and President Nicolas Maduro cited as reason for the cancellation. ...
August 18, 2017
Artistic Director Lisa Bielawa will step down after the 2017–2018 season. ...
August 15, 2017
Final voting ends at 6 p.m. (Pacific) for the third annual SFCV Best of the Bay poll. Vote for your favorite classical-music artists, events, venues, and more. ...
August 10, 2017
The venerable institution inaugurates its next century with an impressive roster of guest artists and performance programs. ...
August 8, 2017
San Francisco gets the opera’s formal world premiere in November. ...
August 4, 2017
The legend in his own time gets a five-disc retrospective of his piano music from Sarah Cahill, and oversees a small new music series. ...
August 4, 2017
Their new season boasts an impressive roster of guest collaborators and ambitious plans. ...
August 1, 2017
The California Symphony has a lot going on. Here are the bullet points, to catch you up. ...
July 27, 2017
A new film about actress Hedy Lamarr documents her technological inventions and her collaboration with composer George Antheil. ...

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