San Francisco's Home for Great Concerts since 1970

Ives Quartet

Joseph Haydn Quartet in D major, Op. 50, No. 2Elinor Armer String Quartet 2010Antonín Dvorák Quartet in F major, Op. 96, ‘AmericanSuperb artistry, performance passion, a spirit of musical adventure, warmth of tone and interpretation and smart programming have been the hallmarks of the Ives Quartet’s decade of music making. “This is not your mothers string quartet playing lovely, lyrical, forgettable period music. This music engages the brain and soul and leaves you in a very different place than when you walked in the room.” –Cy Ashley Webb, Stark Insider, September 28, 2010.

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.