Community Rallies To Save Peninsula Symphony After Embezzlement

The Peninsula Symphony is making music again, thanks to the generosity of members and supporters who rallied to raise money for the volunteer organization after an embezzler emptied the orchestra’s bank accounts.


Jefferson Award winner Joan Murray leads her students. (Joan Murray)

Jefferson Award Winner Keeps San Francisco Kids Tuned In To Music

This year the Golden Gate Philharmonic Orchestra in San Francisco is 20 years old. It’s an after school youth orchestra program that, thanks to Joan Murray, has touched the lives of hundreds of young musicians in the Bay Area.


Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images)

SF Symphony Cancels East Coast Tour As Strike Drags On

Striking San Francisco Symphony musicians rejected a federal mediator’s proposal to resume playing concerts during a “cooling off” period.


An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Mailbox Client Launches For iPhone

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid delves into Mailbox, aimed at clearing the clutter in your inbox.



YouTube 2011 Orchestra Conducting Online Auditions

A cyberspace-based orchestra is conducting online auditions to find the best players to appear at a music summit in Australia that will be live-streamed on the Web.

CBS San Francisco–10/12/2010