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Past Events

  • Apr 24, 3:00 PM
    First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2330 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    A musical collaboration between your favorite chamber orchestra and the beloved choral group Volti, this program will feature a major new work by our BMI Composer-in-Residence, Pulitzer Prize finalist Michael Gilbertson. Denial, written for the SFCO, Volti, and the the amazing young musicians...
  • Apr 23, 7:30 PM
    First United Methodist Church, Palo Alto, 625 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    A musical collaboration between your favorite chamber orchestra and the beloved choral group Volti, this program will feature a major new work by our BMI Composer-in-Residence, Pulitzer Prize finalist Michael Gilbertson. Denial, written for the SFCO, Volti, and the the amazing young musicians...
  • Apr 22, 7:30 PM
    Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    A musical collaboration between your favorite chamber orchestra and the beloved choral group Volti, this program will feature a major new work by our BMI Composer-in-Residence, Pulitzer Prize finalist Michael Gilbertson. Denial, written for the SFCO, Volti, and the the amazing young musicians...
  • Feb 27, 3:00 PM
    First Congregational Church, Berkeley, 2330 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    We continue our Beethoven cycle with his charming Eighth Symphony, another infrequently heard masterpiece sandwiched between two towering and extremely popular symphonies. Plus exciting new works commissioned by the SFCO from Jessica Hunt and Carlos Simon, two rising young composers...
  • Feb 26, 7:30 PM
    First United Methodist Church, Palo Alto, 625 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    We continue our Beethoven cycle with his charming Eighth Symphony, another infrequently heard masterpiece sandwiched between two towering and extremely popular symphonies. Plus exciting new works commissioned by the SFCO from Jessica Hunt and Carlos Simon, two rising young composers...
  • Feb 25, 7:30 PM
    Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    We continue our Beethoven cycle with his charming Eighth Symphony, another infrequently heard masterpiece sandwiched between two towering and extremely popular symphonies. Plus exciting new works commissioned by the SFCO from Jessica Hunt and Carlos Simon, two rising young composers...
  • Dec 13, 2021, 7:00 PM
    Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra, 4000 Middlefield Rd # M1, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    PACO Holiday Extravaganza! Our fifth annual holiday concert. Our guest stars this year are the popular St. Michael Trio, established in 2007 and hailed as Silicon Valley’s update to the classical music scene featuring pianist Russell Hancock and two illustrious PACO alums: violinist Robin Sharp...
  • Nov 08, 2021, 7:30 PM – 9:15 PM
    Berkeley, 2020 Addison St, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    The fabulous Saint Michael Trio plays everything from Beethoven to the Blues, and is known for making their concerts interesting, accessible, and oftentimes funny. Making their Freight debut, Saint Mike will take you from classical to jazz and even rock & roll.
  • Oct 24, 2021, 6:30 PM
    Berkeley, 2330 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    We launch our season with two orchestral masterpieces from Beethoven’s middle period, the darkly dramatic Coriolan Overture and the symphony which broke all the classical molds: his amazing Third Symphony, nicknamed “Eroica” and originally dedicated to Napoleon. Composer and bass clarinetist...
  • Oct 23, 2021, 7:30 PM
    Palo Alto, 625 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    We launch our season with two orchestral masterpieces from Beethoven’s middle period, the darkly dramatic Coriolan Overture and the symphony which broke all the classical molds: his amazing Third Symphony, nicknamed “Eroica” and originally dedicated to Napoleon. Composer and bass clarinetist...
  • Oct 22, 2021, 7:30 PM
    Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    We launch our season with two orchestral masterpieces from Beethoven’s middle period, the darkly dramatic Coriolan Overture and the symphony which broke all the classical molds: his amazing Third Symphony, nicknamed “Eroica” and originally dedicated to Napoleon. Composer and bass clarinetist...
  • Mar 08, 2020, 3:00 PM
    Montalvo Arts Center, 15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Heavy-handed, cantankerous, his personal life a wreck, he nevertheless wrote music of unsurpassed delicacy and refinement. Though he chafed at the label, he became music’s supreme impressionist in a twilight moment of European culture. The Saint Michael Trio shows you how he did it in one of...
  • Jan 26, 2020, 3:00 PM
    Montalvo Arts Center, 15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    The Saint Michael Trio plays their patented mix of classical and contemporary, taking you on a dizzying tour of genres through the centuries. Baroque! Romantic! Impressionism! Jazz! New Age! Show tunes! Can it all hang together? In Saint Mike’s hands, absolutely, but you won't believe it until...
  • Jan 01, 2020, 3:00 PM
    Herbst Theater, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Ring in the New Year with a program dedicated to the classical master, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Featuring our stellar Debut Artist, 11-year old Amaryn Olmeda performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in D Major, our concert will begin with his youthful first symphony and close with his last...
  • Dec 31, 2019, 7:30 PM
    Herbst Theater, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Ring in the New Year with a program dedicated to the classical master, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Featuring our stellar Debut Artist, 11-year old Amaryn Olmeda performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in D Major, our concert will begin with his youthful first symphony and close with his last...
  • Dec 29, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Herbst Theater, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    Ring in the New Year with a program dedicated to the classical master, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Featuring our stellar Debut Artist, 11-year old Amaryn Olmeda performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in D Major, our concert will begin with his youthful first symphony and close with his last...
  • Nov 03, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Montalvo Arts Center, 15400 Montalvo Rd, Saratoga, CA 95071, USA
    In the early 19th century composers began adding an additional movement to their full-length works, and these were intended to provide comic relief (“scherzo” is Italian for “joke”). In this program the Saint Michael Trio will explore the evolution of the scherzo, exploring the tools used for...
  • Oct 27, 2019, 3:00 PM
    First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Program: Emilie Mayer Faust Overture Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 Join Music Director Ben Simon and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra for a guided tour of classical music’s greatest hit, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. This revolutionary work has thrilled audiences...