Music News

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

January 15, 2013
Music at Kohl Mansion's 30th season continues with the return of Trio Solisti on Sunday, Jan. 20. ...
January 15, 2013
Not gold, exactly, but grants up to $3,000: The Musical Grant Program (MGP) offers awards to chamber music projects created and produced by artists living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. A...
January 15, 2013
Soprano Marnie Breckenridge is known in the Bay Area as a gorgeous, multifarious, adventurous singer, who has conquered in a many roles, ranging from the classics (Lucia, Papagena) to countless contem...
January 15, 2013
Through the years, through thick and thin, I have never heard a better all-around, more satisfying performance from Renée Fleming than at San Franci...
January 15, 2013
As New Century Chamber Orchestra is leaving on another national tour, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg's exceptional band is repeating a kick-off concert tonight in Atherton's Center for Performing Arts. ...
January 15, 2013
A lifelong quest to attend the grand opening of new concert halls — including New York, Fort Lauderdale, Vancouver, Manchester, Seattle, Denver, Los Angeles, and Sonoma, besides San Francisco — cu...
January 10, 2013
San Francisco Ballet Community Matinee: Make a note of this one. It’s the first of two, on Thursday, Jan. 31; 11:30 a.m.; second matinee is in March. Each is a 75-minute introduction to the art for...
January 10, 2013
In the Leonard Bernstein tradition, Ben Simon continues his introduction to classical music for young children and toddlers, with his “Very First Concerts” series. Each is a 20-minute adventure co...
January 10, 2013
The 35th Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival runs from June 1 to 30, but auditions are being held this weekend and next. If you enjoy dance or you’re curious about the auditioning process thi...
January 8, 2013
Another David Denby gem in The New Yorker blasts the movie version to hell and beyond: ...

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