Classical Music Reviews
Every week, our professional critics attend concerts throughout the Bay Area to let you know what went well...and occasionally what didn't. Let their insights enrich your musical experiences, and feel free to share your own views!
Conductor Emeritus Herbert Blomstedt led a deeply felt performance and Ragnar Bohlin’s chorus shone.More about San Francisco Symphony »
In the third installment of a year-long project, the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players offered two excellent premieres inspired by death and loss.More about San Francisco Contemporary Music Players »
On its U.S. tour, the orchestra delivered unequivocal proof that it is a fantastic ensemble, and that Yannick Nézet-Séguin is a phenomenal conductor.More about San Francisco Symphony »
Dixon High School students give their take on this concert, part of SFCV's Write On! program.More »
Last month, a spirit of innovation and inclusion reigned as practioners and devotees of contemporary music performed and traded ideas.More about San Francisco Conservatory of Music »
Star Argentine bandoneónist J.P. Jofre played brilliantly in a world premiere by UC Davis composer Pablo Ortiz.More about Santa Rosa Symphony »