A flexible roster arts ensemble of dynamic Bay Area based musicians, Firesong engages new audiences with innovative programing, creating a space for composers and performers to advance vocal chamber repertoire.
Ives Collective's winter program features violinist Kay Stern and pianist Elizabeth Schumann in works of fugal composition (lots of "subjects"!), including the World Premiere of Kamyar Mohajer's Fugue for String Trio.
Hear the ensemble SFCV calls a "hip, unstuffy, and malleable group of high-quality chamber musicians who are dedicated to fresh programming”in a performance of works by Fauré, Jose Gonzalez Granero, and Sheridan Seyfried.
Known for their innovative juxtapositions of Eastern and Western musics, old and new, and traditional and avant-garde/experimental sounds, Wooden Fish Ensemble perform works by Hyo-shin Na and Galina Ustvolskaya alongside folk songs from Korea and Japan.
Direct from Brazil, two fabulous Brazilian guitarists, accompanied by percussionist Ami Molinelli from the Bay Area, explore the rich and diverse repertoire that made up early choro music such as European waltzes, Tango Habanera, Maxixe, Lundu and more.