Michael Morgan, Longtime Oakland Symphony Conductor, Dead at 63Michael Morgan, longtime conductor and music director for the Oakland Symphony, died Friday, according to symphony officials. He was 63.
Famed Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas Recovering From Brain SurgeryMichael Tilson Thomas, longtime music director for the San Francisco Symphony before retiring last year, announced Friday that he was diagnosed with a brain tumor that required immediate surgery.
COVID Surge: San Francisco Symphony Announces Updates To Safety ProtocolsThe San Francisco Symphony announced Tuesday it’s updating its safety protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at its concerts as the virus continues to surge once again.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Symphony Increases Capacity For Concerts To 35%, Up To 50% In Yellow TierThe San Francisco Symphony announced that they have been allowed to increase capacity for upcoming events, as the symphony is set to hold its first concert with patrons in attendance in over a year.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Symphony Cancels All Concerts Through June 2021With new COVID-19 cases surging and a widely available vaccine months away, San Francisco Symphony officials announced Monday they were canceling all concerts through June 30, 2021.
San Francisco Symphony Silenced By COVID-19; Cancels Remaining Events For The YearThe San Francisco Symphony has announced it's canceling all of its concerts at Davies Symphony Hall through the end of the year, as well as other changes, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Impact: San Francisco Symphony Cancels Concerts; Employees, Musicians Take 25 Percent PaycutThe San Francisco Symphony announced Wednesday the cancellation of all remaining concerts in the 2019–20 season and also its summer series in the wake of the continuing coronavirus outbreak.
Metallica, S.F. Symphony Headline Inaugural Concert at Chase CenterFriday night's first-ever Chase Center concert, which featured Metallica on stage with the San Francisco Symphony, drew fans from all over the world.
San Francisco Symphony Season Kicks Off With Tribute To MTTOn Wednesday night, the San Francisco Gala Opening Night unfolded at Davies Symphony Hall.
Metallica, San Francisco Symphony To Open New Chase CenterMetallica and the San Francisco Symphony will be performing together for the opening event of the new Chase Center, arena officials announced Monday.
Music Memories Fill Seven Decades of KPIX Broadcast HistoryOn Dec. 22, KPIX officially turns 70 so it's time to get up and dance and sing out loud, as we look back across 70 years of Bay Area music history.
San Francisco Symphony Names Salonen As Music DirectorEsa-Pekka Salonen will become music director of the San Francisco Symphony starting with the 2020-21 season.
Schoolkids Wowed By Free San Francisco Symphony ConcertsSome 4,000 kids aged from took over Davies’ Symphony Hall Monday morning for the annual “Deck the Halls” community day concerts put on by the San Francisco Symphony although some were a little unclear what a “symphony” even was.
Itzhak Perlman Stars At San Francisco Symphony Opening Night GalaSF Symphony Gala co-chairs Michael Nguyen-Hormel and James Hormel talk to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the opening night event.
S.F. Singer, 3 Others Accuse Famed Symphony Conductor of Sexual MisconductThree opera singers and a classical musician say that conductor Charles Dutoit sexually assaulted them between 1985 and 2010. Within hours of the story's release, the San Francisco Symphony severed all ties with Dutoit.