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.
Many composers have a flair for dying in unusual and creative ways, which only adds to their mythic status. Here are some of the best musical tales from the crypt.More "The Decomposers: A Catalog of Strange Composer Deaths" »
SFCV critic Janos Gereben picks 10 events for the summer, just as summer festivals are springing up and other seasons are in full bloom.More "Top 10 For Summertime, When the Listening Is Easy" »
John Adams’ opera has outlasted its critics and finally makes it to San Francisco, thanks to its original commissioner, David Gockley.More "<em>Nixon in China</em> Lives Long and Prospers" »