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Percussionist Jacob Nissly of the San Francisco Symphony Joins the Yamaha Artist Family
Yamaha Artist Services Indianapolis announced that Jacob Nissly, principal percussionist of the San Francisco Symphony, has joined the Yamaha Percussion Artist family.
San Francisco Symphony 2014-15 season now on sale
Booking is now open for individual tickets for the San Francisco Symphony's 2014-15 season - which features at least two important events - the 20th year of Michael Tilson Thomas' collaboration with the Symphony, and MTT's 70th birthday in January 2015.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Noontime Concertsa presents a double bass recital by Farley Pearce
Farley Pearce is probably most familiar to San Francisco audiences for his performances on historical instruments in ensembles such as Philharmonia Baroque, Magnificat, and the Sex Chordae viol concert.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Contra Costa Times
John Adams talks storied career, Cabrillo Festival
Composer John Adams often has described his transformation from born-and-bred New Englander to born-again West Coaster.
SF Classical Voice
A Mimi Glowing With Music, Not (Yet) Radioactivity
On Friday, July 18, she turned 29. On May 23, she underwent a six-hour operation to remove a cancerous growth "between my thyroid and the interior side of the sternocleidomastoid muscle."
Thu Jul 17, 2014
From Puccini on the lawn to Grease at the Symphony - Only in San Francisco
Only in the San Francisco Bay Area are you likely to see Madam Butterfly performed on the lawn and Grease performed in the concert hall.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Score Tickets to Music From the Movies With the SF Symphony
Movies are great and all, but sometimes you want to move your culture meter up a notch.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Caravan Stockton Newspaper
Stockton Symphony: Season Announcement
From Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 to the music of Billy Joel, from the dazzling symphonic spectacle of Carmina Burana to the anticipated return of Cirque de la Symphonie, from classical music inspired by planets far, far away to some of the best known compositions of Leonard Bernstein, the Stockton Symphony has announced its 2014-15 Season.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Summer Fun: San Francisco Symphony stirs in Pink Martini, Pixar, ABBA, and more
I understand that conductor Edwin Outwater , who directs San Francisco Symphony's summer concerts , went to college with Thomas Lauderdale , who founded and leads the one-of-a-kind group Pink Martini.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Wall Street Journal
The Best of Britten
The world's symphonies, music ensembles and opera houses may be overcompensating for insufficient attention to the music of Benjamin Britten by offering us a glut of it during his centennial.
Makoto Ozone: Jazz pianist tries his hand at classical
Makoto Ozone has been engaged by the San Francisco Symphony to play programs featuring Bernstein, Ravel and Gershwin.
Palo Alto Weekly
A guide to the Fourth
Fireworks go off at the Shoreline Ampitheatre as the San Francisco Symphony finishes their final song, on the fourth of July.
Busy holiday week for San Francisco Symphony
The musicians of the San Francisco Symphony and their Summer Season conductor, Edwin Outwater , have a full program ahead of them this week - they're onstage with three different programs, spanning five performances, from July 2 to 6. The Symphony's week starts at Davies Symphony Hall on July 2, as it accompanies the 12-piece 'little orchestra', ... (more)
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Iron Tongue of Midnight
As Good As It Gets
Peter Grimes at San Francisco Symphony: a splendid performance, with great singing and conducting, outstanding direction, and a flawless performance from Stuart Skelton in title role.