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KDFC's Local Vocals Winner Live on From the Top
The winners of KDFC's Local Vocals Choral Competition, the Monte Vista High School Chamber Singers from Danville, will sing live at a taping of the popular syndicated radio show, From the Top,
this Saturday at 7:30pm
at San Jose State. Be there!
Zukerman Leads the SF Symphony
Violinist Pinchas Zukerman leads the SF Symphony and plays the brilliant violin solos in Mozart's Haffner
Serenade this Thursday evening and Sunday afternoon.
Also at Davies this week, a screening of Vertigo
with live orchestral accompaniment on Friday and Saturday nights
and the annual Chinese New Year celebration on Saturday afternoon. Get all the details.
Notes from Vietnam in Oakland
This year's edition of the popular Notes from... Series at the Oakland Symphony brings msuic and more from Vietnam. The program Friday night
at the Paramount Theater features Vietnamese artist Vân-Ánh (Vanessa) Võ (recently profiled by KDFC's Jeffrey Freymann
). Michael Morgan will also conduct music of Dvorak and Britten. Get the details.
Susan Graham and PBO
Renowned mezzo-soprano Susan Graham joins Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in Baroque Fireworks
by Handel in celebration of music director Nicholas McGegan's 30th anniversary. Performances are Thursday, Febrary 11
at Herbst Theatre (with Gala Afterparty at City Hall) and at the Green Music Center's Weill Hall on Sunday, afternoon, February 14. Click for more.
Carmen at Opera San Jose
Mezzo-soprano Lisa Chavez is Carmen
in Opera San Jose's production of Bizet's wildly popular opera, February 13 through 28
at the California Theatre. Click for tickets.