Music News

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

May 30, 2017
The international competition keeps string players on their toes with a newly commissioned compulsory work guaranteed to beat insomnia....
May 27, 2017
42nd Street Moon gives the Borodin pastiche operetta a deluxe concert treatment....
May 19, 2017
The actors may be mute, but live performances from soloists and ensembles will accompany classic-film screenings. ...
May 16, 2017
The exuberant two-week festival builds bridges — not walls — between cultures. ...
May 15, 2017
Artistry extends to the details for this dedicated ensemble....
May 8, 2017
World premieres from Nicole Hoskins and Trey McIntyre and a 2015 Amy Seiwert favorite are on the bill. ...
May 3, 2017
The popular free festival announces its 80th season....
May 2, 2017
Daniel Hope takes first chair as programs, guest soloists are announced....
April 25, 2017
Along with sure-fire crowd pleasers, Cal Performances offers some daring, challenging programs certain to foster new engagement....
April 25, 2017
A new work explores the fate of Europe’s Roma during the Holocaust....

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