San Francisco's Home for Great Concerts since 1970

Daniel Cilli & Temirzhan Yerzhanov

Dichterliebe, Op. 48 by Robert Schumann; The Praises of God; Monks and Raisins; The Desire for Hermitage; and I Hear an Army by Samuel Barber; Don Quichotte à Dulcinée by Maurice Ravel; Songs of Weather by Ottorino Respighi; Bright is the Ring of Words; Let Beauty Awake; and The Vagabond by Ralph Vaughan Williams; When Lights Go Rolling Round the Sky by John Ireland Extolled by Opera News for his “strong, beautiful, impeccably produced voice,” baritone Daniel Cilli has become a powerful and recognized presence on major concert stages from the Houston Grand Opera to the Aspen and Tanglewood Music Festivals. Pianist Temirzhan Yerzhanov exploded onto the world musical scene by winning the First Prize and Gold Medal at the uber-prestigious International Schumann Competition. In duet, they bring formidable skill, passion, and spirituality to the works of Schumann, Ravel, and others.

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.