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Composers Inc

San Francisco Choral Artists will perform new American choral music in a program May 18 presented by Composers, Inc. Magen Solomon directs the 24-voice semi-profession choir, now celebrating their 25th anniversary, in a program that includes Frank La Roccas 2005 Meistersings Choral Competition winning Miserere, an a cappella setting of Psalm 51 in Latin. Pianist Lino Rivera returns this season to join the choir for Trevor Gomes Sunscape for mixed chorus and piano, which depicts the sun from rise to set by means of nonsense sounds mixed with bits of Spanish and French, rich harmonies, driving rhythms, and a jazz sensibility. Beginning in 2005, SFCA has fostered new works from young composers through its New Voices Competition, this year featuring winners Eleanor Ayersa and Kala Pierson.

Old First Concerts has volunteer opportunities available!

Our concerts rely on the generosity of volunteers to assist with simple tasks like:


distributing programs

box office

set-up and clean-up

Scheduling is flexible — you choose when to work! We especially need helping hands for our Friday and Saturday night performances.

An excellent opportunity for students, seniors, or anyone who possesses a love for music!

If you’d like to consider volunteering with Old First Concerts, please contact for more information.