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.


Photo Essay
March 1, 2017

The Baroque & Beats program at the DNA Lounge had fans grooving to a mix of classical music and electronic dance music, and we have photos to prove it.

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Feature Article
February 28, 2017

Music for the afterlife, Don Quixote at Island Opera, Festival Opera, and more.

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Feature Article
February 28, 2017

New music may be suddenly hip but keeping an arts nonprofit afloat is still challenging.

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Feature Article
February 25, 2017

The choreographer maintains curiosity and delight even when tackling challenging subjects.

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Feature Article
February 16, 2017

Where will the expanding universe of emerging artists and presenters find the support they need?

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Feature Article
February 14, 2017

Farewell to music titans, musical highlights at a film fest, and Figaro gets hitched in Livermore

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Feature Article
February 11, 2017

An excerpt from a new book celebrating the intrepid composer on his centennial.
By Brett Campbell and Bill Alves

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Feature Article
February 6, 2017

Theodore Drury was the most extraordinary opera company manager you’ve never heard of. Here’s his story.

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Feature Article
January 31, 2017

The virtuoso violinist, academic, and activist discusses the mysteries of making music.

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Feature Article
January 31, 2017

A rooster crows in the new year, San José gives Peace a chance, and farewell to Orva Hoskinson.

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