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.
Rob Kapilow’s new piece for the Marin Symphony contemplates the Golden Gate Bridge, sound by sound, note by note.More "Belief Suspended: Listening to the Golden Gate" »
A Stanford conference on classical music’s recorded legacy suggests possibilities for the future.More "Recordings to Save Classical Music? Cheers to That" »
The inside story of bringing a major piece from idea to completion. Composer Gabriela Lena Frank’s star continues to rise as she prepares a major commission from the S.F. Girls Chorus and the Berkeley Symphony.More "Journey Into Faith: The Creation of <em>Holy Sisters</em>" »