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
Vienna Philharmonic in Berkeley
The venerable Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra visits UC Berkeley this Friday through Sunday
for three concerts led by three outstanding conductors: Lorin Maazel, Andris Nelsons (photo, and Franz Welser-Most. Schubert, Mahler, Haydn, Brahms, and more. Get details.
Julia Fischer Plays Prokofiev
The young German violinist, Julia Fischer, will play the Prokofiev Violin Concerto #1 this week
with the SF Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas. The program also includes Berlioz' masterpiece, Symphonie fantastique
. Click for more.
From the Heart of Europe with Philharmonia
Violinist Elizabeth Blumenstock leads Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in a tour of music by Bach, Frederick the Great, Muffat, and other Baroque innovators. Wednesday through Sunday
at various venues around the Bay. Plus on Saturday, March 8, join PBO for a free family concert
at First Congregational Church in Berkeley. Here's more.
Pianist Angela Hewitt Performs Bach and More
Volti Presents War and Peace
The Bay Area ensemble, Volti is dedicated to presenting outstanding recent works for chamber chorus. Robert Geary leads the group in War and Peace
, featuring new works by 5 contemporary composers. Performances Friday through Sunday
in San Francisco, Palo Alto, and San Francisco. Get the details.