A Pair of Bruch Gems from Joshua Bell
Joshua Bell's new album features Max Bruch's Scottish Fantasy and Violin Concerto no. 1. He shares how his interpretation of the pieces has evolved over time.
A Violin and Accordion Concerto at NCCO
Violinist Anthony Marwood and accordionist James Crabb to perform Seavaigers by Sally Beamish, reworked for violin and accordion, in New Century Chamber Orchestra's upcoming concerts.
Karen Gomyo on Shostakovich’s Powerful Violin Concerto
Violinist Karen Gomyo to perform Shostakovich's Violin Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony, exploring its secret narrative and emotional depth, in a program titled 'Banned and Boycotted'.
Classical Violin Meets the Blues
Violinist Rachel Barton Pine's latest album, Blues Dialogues, highlights underrepresented black composers and the Blues. The album is part of her ongoing project to promote these composers.
Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Beethoven for 2, 3, and 4…
Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter celebrates Beethoven's 250th birthday with the San Francisco Symphony, performing his sonatas, trios, and quartets across two days.
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Open Ears: The Endlessly Unfolding Story of Margaret Bonds
Explore the underappreciated life and work of Margaret Bonds, a pioneering Black composer and pianist, whose music is still being discovered 46 years after her death.
Classical Californians: James Conlon
This week's Classical Californian is James Conlon, Music Director of LA Opera
“Trio”: Three Upcoming NorCal Events We Think You’ll Enjoy Each Week
Explore upcoming events in the Bay Area this week.
Saturday Morning CarTunes: The Viola
Explore the rich history of the viola, its unique sound, and its rise from a supporting role to a star in the orchestra. Tune in Saturday to learn more about this underappreciated instrument.
6 Pieces By Black Composers Whose Inspirations and Innovations Have Helped Define Our American Sound
Explore the rich history and contributions of Black composers in American music, from pioneers like Florence Price to contemporary artists like Kris Bowers and Jon Batiste.