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The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – January 2014 Archive

Thursday, January 2 As the curtain rises on 2014, here's a little collection of some memorable and auspicious beginnings from the world of classical...
1/31/2014

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – December 2013 Archive

Monday, December 2 This time of year, there are more and more performances of The Nutcracker, Amahl and the Night Visitors, and Handel's Messiah......
12/31/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – November 2013 Archive

Friday, November 1 On an 'A-to-Z' edition of State of the Arts, it's Sibelius and his Symphony of Swans and Silence... The Finnish composer...
11/30/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – October 2013 Archive

Tuesday, October 1 The Days and Nights Festival returns to Carmel and Big Sur this week, and Artistic Director Philip Glass says it's going...
10/31/2013

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The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – September 2013 Archive

Tuesday, September 3 Tonight's Gala at the San Francisco Symphony launches the 2013-14 Concert Season with Antheil's Jazz Symphony, Gershwin's American in Paris, and...
9/30/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – August 2013 Archive

Thursday, August 1 Pianist Cyrus Chestnut launches the "Jazz at the Lesher Center" series that runs through the month of August, with a pair...
8/31/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – July 2013 Archive

Monday, July 1 Checking in at the first leg of KDFC's Summer of the Great Composers series - with a bit of a mashup of the first 11 represented in our list of 40......
7/31/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – June 2013 Archive

Monday, June 3 The Grace Cathedral Choir of Men and Boys gives a preview of their upcoming tour of Spain in a concert this Sunday afternoon at 3:00. It's part of the celebration of...
6/30/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – May 2013 Archive

Wednesday, May 1 Claude Debussy's orchestral masterpiece La Mer is featured on the next series of concerts by Marin Symphony, along with Ravel's Piano Concerto in G Major, with soloist Joyce Yang. But Music...
5/31/2013

The State of the Arts

The State of the Arts – April 2013 Archive

Monday, April 1 Some unwanted revisions and music inspired by Turkish soldiers today, as part of our occasional tour through the alphabet in an "A to Z" edition of the State of the Arts....
4/30/2013