Music News

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

October 23, 2018
The beloved music director shaped the community chorus into a first-rate performing group that fostered new commissions.
October 22, 2018
The 57-year-old Korean composer wins $200,000 and a commission from the New York Phil.
October 16, 2018
Christopher Putnam was the former Canon for Music at Grace Cathedral.
October 15, 2018
The orchestra plays a program that highlights Taiwanese composer Gordon Shi-Wen Chin.
October 15, 2018
Young Bay Area pianist Charlotte Wong cultivates an unlikely relationship with composer Franz Liszt.
October 9, 2018
This month we’ll be asking select readers for input about how to redesign our website to best serve your interests.
October 9, 2018
A broad array of music from the Bay Area’s vibrant scene, all brought together by one, indispensable organization.
October 9, 2018
The orchestra plays two programs at Carnegie Hall and stays sane through it all.
October 5, 2018
Cellist Dale Henderson brings Bach in the Subways to the Bay Area this month.
October 2, 2018
A festive new show marks Ensambles Ballet Folklórico’s 25th anniversary.