Stabat Mater, April 15 at 7:30 PM at Mission Dolores Chapel (San Francisco, CA)
Join soprano Susan Gundunas and Twila Ehmcke with the San Francisco Mandolin Orchestra for their performance of Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1736) with conductor Achille Bocus.
Schwabacher Debut Recital, April 10 at the Temple Emanu-El's Martin Meyer Sanctuary (San Francisco, CA)
"San Francisco Opera Center concludes the 29th season of Schwabacher Debut Recitals on Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. with mezzo-soprano Daveda Karanas and pianist Allen Perriello, both former Adler Fellows. They will be performing Richard Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder as well as selected songs from Franz Liszt and Peter Heise's song cycle, Gudruns Sorg."
With Strings Attached, May 7-15
The San Francisco Choral Artists and The Alexander String Quartet will perform pieces by Beethoven, Brahms, Chihara, Gandolfi, and Krausas. The performances will take place in San Francisco, East Bay, and Peninsula on May 7, 14, and 15 respectively. Click here for tickets and information.
Mad About Gershwin, April 19 at 8 PM at the RRazz Room at Hotel Nikko
"At the crossroads of jazz, pop, blues and soul Clairdee seamlessly blends great songs and buoyant rhythms, telling riveting stories in her distinctive style. Song stylist Clairdee delivers a captivating program of songs crafted by the brothers who are remembered as the songwriter team of the Jazz Age. Songs for this program include gorgeously arranged staples such as Soon, Embraceable You, How Long Has This Been Going On, They All Laughed, & selections from the classic American Folk Opera, Porgy & Bess."