Music News

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

February 18, 2020
LA Master Chorale’s outreach project is teaching students to create new works in the classical form.
February 18, 2020
The innovative troupe cuts the ribbon for new facilities at the historic Corinthian Ballroom on Feb. 29.
February 18, 2020
The orchestra’s dedicated tyros tackle Dvořák, Respighi, Mendelssohn, and Bruch on Feb. 29.
February 18, 2020
The orchestra keeps up a penchant for big stars, classic works, and some signature events.
February 17, 2020
In his first season with the orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen commits to the new and unusual.
February 11, 2020
Try to keep up, folks, this is a densely packed season.
February 11, 2020
Richard Egarr takes over from Nicholas McGegan and oversees an adventurous 2020–2021 season.
February 10, 2020
An early Wagner comedy is the standout in the company’s 2020 season.
February 6, 2020
The gift is one of the largest individual donations ever to an American opera company.
February 4, 2020
Eímear Noone will conduct excerpts from the Best Score nominees at Sunday’s ceremony.