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SF Ballet at Stern Grove
The SF Ballet will perform this Sunday at the Stern Grove Festival. The free performance begins at 2pm and will feature dances from Swan Lake
, Balanchine's Rubies
, and other ballets. Click here for more info.
Time for Music in the Vineyards
Intimate chamber music performances in memorable winery settings! The Music in the Vineyards Festival begins this Friday evening
with a concert by the Escher Quartet at Freemark Abbey Winery. Mozart and Brahms and a glass of wine at intermission! Click for ticket information.
79th Carmel Bach Festival
Music @ Menlo's Russian Reflections
This year's Music @ Menlo chamber music festival illuminates the cultural connections between Russia and the West. Russian Reflections continues through August 6
in Menlo-Atherton, led by Wu Han and David Finckel. Here's more.
West Edge Opera at the Station
Remarkable operas in unexpected places! West Edge Opera presents their 2016 Festival, Opera at the Station. Three operas staged in the old abandoned Oakland train station this Saturday through August 14.
Expect compelling productions of Janacek's Cunning Little Vixen,
Thomas Ades' Powder Her Face
, and Handel's Aggrippina
. Here's more.