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.
An uproar over the nonrenewal of an artistic director’s contract brings out sharp divisions in how to define success at one of the most successful youth choruses in the world.More "Branding the San Francisco Girls Chorus" »
Social media such as Facebook and Twitter are fast becoming essential tools that help arts organizations build audiences and connect with supporters.More "Simply Connect: The Rise of Social Media in the Arts" »
The Berkeley Symphony, known for its devotion to adventurous, contemporary programming and support for local composers, has received $15,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts.More "Berkeley Symphony Wins NEA Grant: Onward and Upward" »