Music Articles

Every week, our writers take an in‐depth look at an artist, program or topic of interest to us. Spend some time with this week's classical music feature, or scroll through the extensive SFCV archive for insights in many music topics.


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July 6, 2020

Hope Boykin carries on the important work of dancing, creating, and sharing, even as the dance stages and studios are shuttered.

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June 30, 2020

The experimental duo has just premiered Music for Hard Times, with more online music with film on the horizon.

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June 30, 2020

A musical lineage that decisively influenced 20th-century music looks to continue in its own key.

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June 29, 2020

Organizations are figuring out ways to present concerts while maintaining pandemic restrictions.

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June 23, 2020

Opera philanthropy floats hope upon a sea of uncertainty.

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June 16, 2020

UPDATED June 17: Music for a holiday that is also a memorial.

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June 15, 2020

Leading Bay Area jazz artists respond to the current moment in the Black Lives Matter movement.

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June 9, 2020

From Appalachian fiddle tunes to Swedish nyckelharpa music: ten delightful performances featuring great folk music.

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June 9, 2020

Thanks to an innovative grant, 57 artist/teachers have had projects funded during the lockdown.

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June 8, 2020

Great stories about opera singers who are cooking while sheltering — with recipes!

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