Music News

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

November 4, 2020
Suzanne Turley’s contributions to San Francisco’s cultural life were immeasurable.
November 2, 2020
The actor/pianist/playwright livestreams his one-man show from Italy this fall.
October 27, 2020
The filmed production finds the company continuing its intrepid ways.
October 27, 2020
The mansion may be shuttered for now, but the music program is wide open. Look for the Fauré Quartett, cellist Amit Peled, and the Alexander String Quartet.
October 27, 2020
Music Academy of the West students will benefit from close connection to the famous producing organization next summer.
October 27, 2020
The organization celebrates its 26th season with four internationally acclaimed pianists performing exclusive concerts online.
October 26, 2020
Influential despite not being famous, his impressive performances and essential recordings helped define an era.
October 26, 2020
Commonsense compromises allow the SF International Arts Festival to proceed — with caution.
October 21, 2020
The salvage job on the virus-ravaged fall season includes some televised concerts.
October 20, 2020
The managers behind Yo-Yo Ma, Marin Alsop, and many more are partnering with the SF Conservatory of Music.