Music News

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

January 29, 2019
This year’s emerging opera talent takes the limelight through the largesse of series founder James Schwabacher.
January 28, 2019
The composer and violist embarks on the next part of his eight-year farewell project.
January 27, 2019
YPSO’s winter concert features The Planets and a movement from Lalo’s Cello Concerto.
January 22, 2019
After years of collaboration, Hope makes his first appearance as NCCO’s music director proper.
January 21, 2019
A tour through the conductor’s calendar reveals a dizzying roster of impressive commitments.
January 17, 2019
The historical-music expert begins work with PBO in the 2020-2021 season.
January 15, 2019
The vacant position at one of the Bay Area’s chief arts organizations is finally filled.
January 15, 2019
Once and future directors and guests abound on the S.F. Symphony podium.
January 14, 2019
Seattle’s mindful, mission-driven chamber ensemble performs in Burlingame on Jan. 27.
January 14, 2019
Kronos and the Alexander Quartet collaborate on two concerts with student ensembles from the Berkeley music school.