San Francisco's Home for Great Concerts since 1970

Piano Rarities

From Holbergs Time, Suite in Olden Style, Op. 40 by Edvard Grieg; Sonata in G minor by Wilhelm Stenhammar; Theme and Variations, Op. 19, No. 6 and Meditation, Op. 72 No. 5 by Peter Tchaikovsky; Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius; Kitsch Music by Valentin SilvestrovAlexander Vaulin, a Russian pianist who graduated from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatoire, presents his American debut with a program consisting of rarely performed romantic masterworks including the US-premiere of his own concert version of Sibelius Finlandia and West Coast premieres of captivating compositions by Stenhammar (Sweden) and Silvestrov (Ukraine). Rare works by Grieg and Tchaikovsky are also included.

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.