|Hi, Dianne here. Welcome to our new KDFC website! Here are my top five events for this week - also - click the button to the right to search our classical events calendar
Cinderella at SF Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon's acclaimed production of Cinderella
returns to SF Ballet featuring special effects and the music of Prokofiev. March 11 through 23
at the War Memorial Opera House. Click here for tickets and more.
Natalie Dessay in Davies Debut
The French soprano, Natalie Dessay, will make her Davies Symphony Hall debut on Saturday, March 15
at 8pm in a recital of French songs and German lieder. Learn more.
Guitarist David Russell in Recital
The Scottish-born, Spanish-raised guitarist, David Russell performs this Saturday night
at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in SF. Presented by SF Performances and the Omni Foundation. More info here.
Cypress Quartet's Call & Response
will mark the 15th annual Call & Response
concert by the Cypress String Quartet in which the ensemble performs the world premiere of a work written especially for the occasion "in response" to an older, established masterpiece. This year, the new work comes from composer George Tsontakis in response to works by Schubert and Webern. At the Marines Memorial Theatre
. Here's more on KDFC's State of the Arts
SF Symphony Youth Orchestra in Concert
The classical stars of tomorrow perform this Sunday afternoon
at Davies Symphony Hall when the SF Symphony Youth Orchestra plays Debussy's La Mer
, plus works by John Adams and Toru Takemitsu. Donato Cabrera conducts. Click for tickets.