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!
The New York vocal octet brought Caroline Shaw's Pulitzer-winning Partita and a set of edgy, shorter works to the Twelfth Night Festival.More about Roomful of Teeth »
Branford Marsalis as you’ve never heard him before, on solo saxophone, in a ranging program of styles, in the cavernous, holy confines of Grace Cathedral.More about Grace Cathedral Concerts »
At the Center for New Music the duo display remarkable attunement and intoxicating command, drawing the audience into a state of utter wonder.More about Center for New Music »
A pianist and cellist with a natural affinity perform music from the 20th century.More about Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts »
LCCEʼs excellent guitarist, Michael Goldberg, curated a concert of world premieres and 20th-century gems.More about Left Coast Chamber Ensemble »
The Romero Guitar Quartet is both living history and a contemporary phenomenon, as another brilliant concert and sold-out venue proved.More about 'Twas the Night Before Christmas »