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SFCV's perceptive writers report on America's native classical music.

Feature Article
January 19, 2021

UPDATED Jan. 19: SFCV’s weekly guide to online music.

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Feature Article
January 12, 2021

The pandemic has taken a cruel toll on jazz artists and venues around the globe.

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Feature Article
January 5, 2021

Meet Gunhild Carling, who’s world famous everywhere but at home. See her livestream on Jan. 7 from Piedmont Piano.

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Artist Spotlight
January 4, 2021

The charismatic young trumpeter and vocalist performs for Cal Performances at Home with her quintet.

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Book Review
January 4, 2021

A new book by Peter Jones traces the influential jazz vocalist’s musical odyssey, and delves into the chemistry of his most famous collaboration.

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Feature Article
December 19, 2020

Flipping through the unused pages of the Great American Songbook, a duo mines gold.

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Recording Review
December 19, 2020

Is the pianist’s latest recording the end of an era?

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Feature Article
December 15, 2020

Offered without critique, a smorgasbord of recorded music released this year.

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Artist Spotlight
December 14, 2020

We chat with the tireless vocalist about her television special, life during lockdown, and her illustrious career.

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Feature Article
December 1, 2020

The reissue of Elizabeth Pipin Silva’s jazz history shines light on the once-thriving Fillmore District music scene.

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