SFCV Video Features

The Virtual Greenroom is your behind-the-scenes passport to major events and stars. Meet the creative talents who renew the arts, as they share their insights, ideas, and stories about making the exciting music of our time.

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October 12, 2023

On Oct. 5, 2023, cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason joined music writer Lev Mamuya via Zoom in SFCV’s interview series. Kanneh-Mason discussed repertory and genre, his take on his generation’s relationship with classical music, growing up in a family full of musical talents, the diversifying world, and much more.

April 5, 2023

On March 29, 2023, baritone Will Liverman joined music journalist Steven Winn via Zoom in SFCV’s interview series.

November 2, 2022

On Oct. 26, 2022, Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels joined music journalist Victoria Looseleaf to talk about their new opera, Omar.

January 29, 2021

On Oct. 14, 2020, tabla maestro Zakir Hussain joined music journalist Andrew Gilbert via Zoom to discuss his pioneering cross-cultural collaborations. 

January 28, 2021

On Jan. 8, 2021, classical singer Julia Bullock joined music journalist Steven Winn via Zoom in SFCV's interview series.