San Francisco's Home for Great Concerts since 1970

Passamezzo Moderno

Works by F. Cavalli, S. Rossi, F. Turini, G. Bertoli, B. Marini, G. Fontana, M. Uccellini, G. Buonamente, M. Neri, A. Bertali, and D. CastelloAn early music ensemble committed to providing their audiences the highest caliber artistry, Passamezzo Moderno combine historically authentic performances on period instruments with brief lectures to broaden the knowledge and appeal of early music. Their program for Old First Concerts explores the virtuoso music of early Baroque Venice as well as music by Venetian composers who came to dominate the Viennese musical establishment during the 17th century.

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.