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.
Glorious vocal recordings by three different artists are reason enough to spend some of your summer reclining with earbuds in place.More "Songs for Summer: Recitals by Isabel Leonard, Carolyn Sampson, and Christianne Stotijn" »
A look at the world of standing-room opera attendees.More "In Line For Berlioz: Tales from the Standing Room Operagoer" »
The local orchestra is finding new and interesting ways to touch the community, and is being rewarded.More "Fremont Symphony Flourishes With Help From The Community" »
Paying tribute to the hard-working musicians behind San Francisco Opera's production of Les Troyens.More "Naming Names for the "Shimmering Halo" of <em>Les Troyens</em>" »
The San Francisco Symphony's principal violist talks about un-selfconscious music making and being “in the zone.”More "Violist Jonathan Vinocour: Reaching Peak Performance" »