Saturday, February 27
SF Chamber Music Orchestra Conducted by Michael Morgan
WHAT’S COOL ABOUT THIS EVENING:
Tonight, the SFCM orchestra will be led by Michael Morgan, the acclaimed conductor, Music Director of the Oakland East Bay Symphony, Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra, and artistic director of Festival Opera in Walnut Creek, California. This night is eclectic and features music ...
Thursday, March 4
San Francisco Performances Beethoven Concert
Thurs, Mar 4, 2021
Thoughtful, timely and full of freshly recorded programs, San Francisco Performances’ Front Row Premium online platform (membership is free with email sign-up) is a free series of four premium handcrafted performances recorded specifically for release on the SFP’s “Front Row Premium” platform. ...
Friday, March 12
Mobley’s “The Devil In A Daydream” Virtual Concert Tour 2021
Texas-based singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Mobley announces his 2021 virtual tour to support the upcoming release of his new EP, “Young & Dying in the Occident Supreme,” out Feb. 19, 2021 via Last Gang Records. Mobley recently announced that he is teaming up with notable ...
Saturday, March 13
Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues Band with Special Guest, Jon Cleary
Taj Mahal’s first livestream of his series will be a full electric set starring the Phantom Blues Band and special guest Jon Cleary!
Quantifying Taj Mahal’s musical significance is impossible but people try anyway. Composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, multi-GRAMMY® winner, multi-Blues Music Award winner, Blues Hall of ...
SF Chamber Music Orchestra “Music/Motion/Focus”
WHAT’S COOL ABOUT THIS EVENING:
Tonight’s concert is focused on music and motion—SFCM’s theme for the 2020-21 academic year. Music director Edwin Outwater conducts the SFCM Orchestra, and Alexander Gedeon, emerging stage director who’s worked at LA Opera, San Diego Opera, and with Yuval Sharon at ...
Sunday, March 14
Anita Graef: Classical “Old First Concerts”
Anita Graef, cello
with Louise Chan, piano
Nina Shekhar Cajón (2016)
Ángel Villoldo, arr. Teagan Faran El Choclo
Robert Schumann Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
Astor Piazzolla Le Grand Tango (1973)
David Baker Sonata for Cello and Piano (1973)
Described as “a world class musician” (Galena Gazette) who plays with “high energy ...
Thursday, March 18
SF Performances: Jason Vieaux on Front Row Premium
Thurs, Mar 18, 2021 and ongoing
Thoughtful, timely and full of freshly recorded programs, San Francisco Performances’ Front Row Premium online platform (membership is free with email sign-up) is a free series of four premium handcrafted performances recorded specifically for release on the SFP’s “Front Row ...
SF Orchestra One Found Sound Virtual Watch Party “Ocean”
The musicians of One Found Sound, SF’s only democratic, conductorless, chamber orchestra, present an interactive virtual watch party bringing the One Found Sound experience to your favorite electronic device! We’re teaming up with videographer Max Savage of Noisy Savage to bring you creative music video ...
Saturday, March 20
“Roots Rising” Livestream Showcase hosted by Taj Mahal
Roots Rising Showcase feat. some of Taj’s favorite emerging artists!
Hosted and curated by legendary blues & roots musician Taj Mahal, the Roots Rising Showcase will feature a collection of Taj’s hand-picked favorite emerging artists performing songs recorded live and exclusively for this final series show. ...
“Notes & Words” UCSF Children’s Hospital Virtual Benefit
Notes & Words, an annual benefit concert for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals, brings together musical talent and inspiring storytellers for a unique evening to benefit Bay Area kids. As the current global pandemic demands, Notes & Words will be going virtual this year.
Although 2021 will ...
Sunday, March 21
Ives Collective Live Virtual Classical Concert
The Ives Collective presents powerful live music experiences through fresh and informed interpretations of established masterworks and underappreciated gems. With core members and Artistic Co-Directors Susan Freier and Stephen Harrison, the Collective wants to share their joy in bringing together old friends and new in ...
Saturday, March 27
Taj Mahal & Fantastic Negrito Livestream
An all-star multi-generational finale duo collaboration with Fantastic Negrito
Quantifying Taj Mahal’s musical significance is impossible but people try anyway. Composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, multi-GRAMMY® winner, multi-Blues Music Award winner, Blues Hall of Fame member and Americana Music Association’s Lifetime Achievement award recipient Mahal is one of ...
Sunday, March 28
Junior Bach Festival Honors Concert
An all-J. S. Bach concert showcasing some of the most talented young musicians in Northern California. Hear J. S. Bach’s music played with great skill and youthful exuberance! Selected through professionally adjudicated auditions, the Festival showcases performers under age 21 who are both technically virtuosic ...
Thursday, April 1
Cal Performances Concert w/ Operatic Voice of Christine Goerke
Among the most powerful operatic voices of her generation, soprano Christine Goerke has performed as the title role in Strauss’ Elektra at the San Francisco Opera in 2017 and was praised for her performances as Brünnhilde in Wagner’s Ring cycle at the Metropolitan Opera in ...
Friday, April 2
John Rybak + Friends Live Outdoor Music at The Bistro
Come join us as we return with a fun evening of music @ The Bistro in Hayward. They block a lane of Main st. in Downtown Hayward off and set up a stage there. It’s outdoors, outside The Bistro on the corner of B and ...
Saturday, April 3
“Die Fledermaus” Tiny Dorm Concert Opera
WHAT’S COOL ABOUT THIS EVENING:
This performance is dedicated to the memory of Maestro Joel Revzen, who was to guest conduct this year’s spring opera but passed away due to COVID-19.
When live performances were canceled last spring due to the pandemic, scenes were then performed during ...
Sunday, April 11
Cece Censor Live Music at Kaleidoscope Coffee
Cece Censor is a 26 year old singer/songwriter from Southern California. She draws her sound from artists such as Ed Sheeran, Elvis Presley, and Amy Winehouse. She has been writing her own music since her early teens and has experience performing her own solo material ...
Thursday, April 15
Thursday, April 22
“Jazzmeia Horn” Virtual Jazz Concert w/ Cal Performances
Jazz vocalist Jazzmeia Horn took first place in the 2013 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition and then won the 2015 Thelonious Monk Institute International Jazz Competition, the highest accolade available to a young jazz musician. Horn’s 2017 debut album, A Social Call, landed in ...
Thursday, May 6
“Bang on a Can” All-Stars Music & Folklore Storytelling
Julia Wolfe/Steel Hammer
Bang on a Can All-Stars—New York’s iconoclastic contemporary-music ensemble—performs Steel Hammer, an acclaimed oratorio by the group’s co-founder, Pulitzer Prize winner Julia Wolfe. Wolfe creates a musical combination of every version of the traditional American folktale of John Henry, weaving together more than ...
Thursday, May 13
Chopin/Bach Classical Piano Concert w/ Cal Performances
Bach/French Suite No. 2 in C minor, BWV 813
Debussy/Études, Book 1
Chopin/Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20
Chopin/Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 31
Chopin/Scherzo No. 3 in C-sharp minor, Op. 39
Chopin/Scherzo No. 4 in E major, Op. 54
Following the premiere, this performance will be ...
Thursday, May 20
“yMusic” w/ Cal Peformances
New-music ensemble yMusic boasts an impressive list of collaborators and admirers from across the musical spectrum—artists ranging from Paul Simon and Bill T. Jones to Regina Spektor and Ben Folds. With the instrumentation of string trio, flute, clarinet, and trumpet/horn, the flexible sextet—comprised entirely by ...
Tuesday, June 1
Thursday, June 3