San Francisco's Home for Great Concerts since 1970

Washington Garcia

Works by Enrique Espín Yépez, Luis Humberto Salgado, Alberto Ginastera, Frédéric Chopin and Franz SchubertBorn in Quito, Ecuador, Washington García began his musical studies at the age of six, obtaining a Bachelor of Music from the National Conservatory of Music in Ecuador, and Masters and Doctoral degrees from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. Featured on his program are works by two of the most renowned Ecuadorian composers, as well as works by Ginastera, Chopin and Schubert.

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.