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Kevin Newbury Directs Postcard from Morocco in New Conservatory Co-Production with Portland Opera
March 2014

BluePrint New Music Series Presents Prize-Winning Premiere
March 2014

Menuhin International Violin Competition
March 2014

Presidential Evening to Reveal Bold Vision for the Future of the Conservatory
February 2014

SFCM Presents Fourth Annual International Chamber Music Festival with Shanghai Conservatory
January 2014

Edwin Outwater Leads The Bay Brass in Moving Pieces Concert at SFCM
January 2014

Del Sol Quartet Featured in Conservatory's Alumni Recital Series
February 2014

Robert Fitzpatrick named Provost and Dean
January 2014

Conrad Susa, Distinguished Composer for Voice and Stage, Dies
November 22, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory Of Music Names New Trustees

November 2013

Blueprint Presents California Premiere Of Lembit Beecher's And Then I Remember
November 2013

St. Lawrence String Quartet Violinist Geoff Nuttall Debuts In Chamber Music Masters Series
November 2013

Master Classes with Martin Katz and Greer-Grimsley
November 2013

Legendary Pianist Menahem Pressler Returns To San Francisco For Chamber Music Masters Series
October 2013

Keisuke Nakagoshi '06 and ZOFO duet on Conservatory Alumni Recital Series
September 2013

Alumni Composer Showcase Kicks Off 2013-14 Season
August 2013

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2013-14 Season
July 2013

Conservatory Hosts American Liszt Society Festival May 30-June 1
May 2013

Recap of Gala 2013
April 2013

Conservatory Announces Winners of Composition Competitions
April 2013

Nicholas McGegan to Receive Honorary Doctorate at Conservatory Commencement
April 2013

Guitarist Pepe Romero And The Harris Guitar Collection At SF Conservatory
April 2013

Scott Sandmeier Named Music Director of Conservatory Orchestra
April 2013

Pianist Robin Sutherland And Friends Conclude Alumni Recital Series
April 2013

Baritone Thomas Hampson Honored at 2013 Conservatory Gala
March 2013

Shanghai-San Francisco International Chamber Music Festival
March 2013

Conservatory Brings Opera Home with Die Fledermaus

March 2013

Grammy-award Winning Violist Kim Kashkashian Holds Conservatory Residency

March 2013

Soprano Marnie Breckenridge Showscases Bay Area Composers
January 2013

BluePrint Continues Southern Journeys with Danzas Breves
November 2012

Legendary Pianist Menahem Pressler Returns for Chamber Music Masters Series
October 2012

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Names New Trustees
October 2012

Cellist Bonnie Hampton Returns to Conservatory
October 2012

BluePrint Heads South of the Border with Danças Nativas
September 2012

Alumni Nonsemble 6 Celebrates Centennial of Schoenberg's Pierrot lunaire
September 2012

Michael Tilson Thomas Receives Conservatory Honorary Doctorate
May 2012

Conservatory President Colin Murdoch Announces Retirement
May 2012

Conservatory Students Capture Both Top Prizes in Menuhin International Competition
April 2012

Conservatory Presents Trio Appassionato with Lotfi Mansouri and Frederica von Stade
April 2012

Conservatory Announces Highsmith Award Winner
April 2012

Menahem Pressler Concludes 2011-2012 Chamber Music Masters Series
March 2012

Cellist Hai-Ye Ni Concludes Alumni Recital Series
March 2012

Conservatory Opera Theatre Presents Mozart's Cosi fan tutte
March 2012

BluePrint's Anosmia Highlights Conservatory Talent
February 2012

Conservatory Baroque Ensemble Presents Handel's Agrippina
February 2012

San Francisco-Shanghai International Chamber Music Festival
January 2012

Roberto Diaz Visits Conservatory for Chamber Music Masters Series
January 2012

Alumni Pianist Choong Mo Kang Brings it all Bach Home
December 2011

Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel Brightens the Holiday Season at the Conservatory
November 2011

BluePrint introduces Bay Area Audiences to the Music of Philippe Hersant
November 2011

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Names New Trustees
October 2011

Jussi Björling Centennial Tribute Concert
October 2011

Celebrating Frederica von Stade
October 2011

Cellist Norman Fischer Visits for Chamber Music Masters Series
October 2011

BluePrint's Season Opens on a Jazz Groove
October 2011

Joseph Swensen Launches the 2011-2012 Chamber Music Masters Series
September 2011

BluePrint's 2011-2012 Season Reaches Beyond the Sense
September 2011

Delphi Trio Launches 2011-2012 Alumni Recital Series
August 2011

2012 Conservatory Gala Salutes President Colin Murdoch
July 2011

Conservatory Welcomes Joan Gordon, New Director of Preparatory and Adult Extension Divisions
July 2011

Conservatory Announces 2011-2012 Season
July 2011

Conservatory Welcomes New Trustees and Officers
June 2011

Conservatory Demonstrates Long-Distance "Virtual" Coaching
April 2011

Orchestra Celebrates BritWeek and The Ring
April 2011

Peter Oundjian's Orchestral Workshop
April 2011

Chamber Music Marathon
April 2011

Violinist Robert Mann Returns
March 2011

The Conservatory Celebrates a New Music Icon
March 2011

New Alumni Recital Series
March 2011

Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites
March 2011

New International Chamber Music Festival in Shanghai
March 2011

Handel's Fantastical Alcina in Concert
February 2011

World Premiere of 2010 Hoefer Prize Winner
February 2011

Legendary Pianist Menahem Pressler In Class and in Concert
February 2011

2011 Gala Honors Pepe Romero
January 2011

BluePrint New Music Ensemble Celebrates Paul Bowles
January 2011

Chinese Brush Paintings Welcome Shanghai Visitors
December 2010

"Hansel & Gretel"
November 2010

"Every Good Boy Deserves Favour"
November 2010

BluePrint Concerts
November 2010

Hoefer Composition Award
November 2010

BluePrint Inaugural Concert
October 2010

Luisotti opera workshop
October 2010

Bonnie Hampton returns
October 2010

Naxos CD release
October 2010

Sydney Conservatorium
October 2010

Fall 2010 UpBeat
October 2010

BluePrint's 2010-2011 Season Spans the Globe
September 2010

Chamber Music curriculum celebrates its 25th anniversary
August 2010

Baroque Concerto Competition
July 2010

Commemoration concerts, special guests, and a marathon performance highlight this season's 25th anniversary chamber music celebration
June 2010

SFCM students, alumni, faculty invited to perform in Shanghai
June 2010

SFCM student to join Yo-Yo Ma on Silk Road
June 2010

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Hosts Spring Gala Honoring the Memory of Betty Hume
May 2010

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2010-11 Performance Season
May 2010

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Students Win in Prestigious Oslo Competition
May 2010

SFCM Opera Theater presents The Rake's Progress
March 2010

New Music Ensemble honors Conrad Susa
March 2010

February Concert to honor past and future relationship between San Francisco, Shanghai Conservatories of Music
January 2010


Conservatory in the News


San Francisco Conservatory Appointment
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, January 21, 2014

Del Sol Quartet to give the next Alumni Recital Series concert at SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, January 18, 2014

Popular ex-Curtis Dean takes over immediately as head of San Francisco Conservatory
Slipped Disc Arts Journal Blog, Norman Lebrecht, January 18, 2014

Soprano Aurélie Veruni explores Rachmaninoff's vocal repertoire at SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, January 17, 2014

The memorable concerts of 2013, Stephen Smoliar, December 25, 2013

Cheryl North: Gordon Getty, composer and philanthropist, gets a big birthday bash in Davies Hall
San Jose Mercury News, Cheryl North, December 25, 2013

Celebration of note for composer Getty's 80th
SFGate, Catherine Bigelow, December 15, 2013

Bach on the modern viol, Stephen Smoliar, December 9, 2013

Jill Morgan Brenner to offer a program of songs by Barber, Poulenc, and Britten, Stephen Smoliar, December 7, 2013

S.F. Conservatory La bohème
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, November 26, 2013

Conrad Susa, Composer for Opera and Theater, Dies at 78
The New York Times, Margalit Fox, November 24, 2013

New Keys begins its tenth anniversary season with five premieres, Stephen Smoliar, November 23, 2013

Conrad Susa, versatile composer, dies at 78
SFGate, Joshua Kosman, November 23, 2013

Violinist Geoff Nuttall makes a strong impression during his SFCM visit, Stephen Smoliar, November 22, 2013

The SFCM Opera Program presents the first half of its ‘Figaro project', Stephen Smoliar, November 10, 2013

SFCM to celebrate the arrival of a new harpsichord with a pair of concerts, Stephen Smoliar, November 3, 2013

Civic Center Blog, Michael Strickland, November 5, 2013

To Be Young, Gifted, and A Classical Musician
My Cultural Landscape, George Heymont, November 4, 2013

On the narrative dimension of the performance of music, Stephen Smoliar, November 3, 2013

Alasdair Neale takes the podium for the Conservatory Orchestra's second concert, Stephen Smoliar, November 3, 2013

Conservatory Pre-College alumnus Alexi Kinney wins Concert Artists Guild Competition
Concert Artist Guild, November 2013

Maestro Morgan strikes up the band
The Bay Area Reporter, Jason Victor Serinus, October 31, 2013

The Secret to a Happy Marriage? The OEBS and Michael Morgan at 25
San Francisco Classical VoiceSteven Winn, October 29, 2013

'Flying Dutchman' review: Rocky yet worthy tale
San Francisco Chronicle, Joshua Kosman, October 23, 2013

November continues with another weekend of diverse options, Stephen Smoliar, October 24, 2013

SFCM provides another opportunity to listen to Nikolai Kapustin's music, Stephen Smoliar, October 24, 2013

Hands down, an artistic success and bargain for diverse audience
SFGate, Allan Ulrich, October 21, 2013

Donizetti's Rita With San Francisco Opera Adler Fellows
New Century Chamber Orchestra, October 21, 2013

Transatlantic Crossings
Civic Center Blog, Michael Strickland, October 21, 2013

Curious Flights: Transatlantic Crossings
Not For Fun Only Blog, Axel Feldheim, October 20, 2013

Brenden Guy's first Curious Flights season finishes with an unfamiliar composer, Stephen Smoliar, October 19, 2013

SFist Interviews: Berkeley Symphony Director Rene Mandel
Cedric, October 17, 2013

Interview with clarinetist Brenden Guy, Elijah Ho, October 17, 2013

SFGate, Jesse Hamlin, October 17, 2013

Bach on guitar without transcription, Stephen Smoliar, October 17, 2013

Bay Area weekend picks: Oct. 17-20
SFGate, Leba Hertz, Lee Hildebrand, October 16, 2013

Jean Sibelius' dynamic contours, Stephen Smoliar, October 15, 2013

Intriguing Duo in San Francisco
Opera Today, James Sohre, October 13, 2013

Lise Lindstrom to Sing Senta in Wagner's Der Fliegende Holländer Replacing Petra Maria Schnitzer
San Francisco Opera, October 10, 2013

Senta Returns Home ... for the First Time
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, October 9, 2013

Waffle With Bach and Pergolesi
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, October 8, 2013

Transcendent Pathways introduces itself to San Francisco with a concert, Stephen Smoliar, October 8, 2013

The 2013–14 BluePrint season at SFCM gets off to a theatrical start, Stephen Smoliar, October 6, 2013

‘Chamber Music Day' has a new name and some interesting modifications, Stephen Smoliar, October 6, 2013

San Francisco Opera Center Announces 2014 Adler Fellows
San Francisco Opera, October 3, 2013

Catherine Cook an expressive 'Dolores Claiborne'
San Francisco Chronicle, Joshua Kosman, October 2, 2013

Scott Sandmeier makes his debut as Music Director of the Conservatory Orchestra, Stephen Smoliar, September 29, 2013

Efrain Solis plays Zuniga in Livermore Valley Opera production of Carmen
San Francisco Classical VoiceJason Victor Serinus, September 28, 2013

The World Beyond the Classroom: SFCM Nurtures Community Creativity and Optimism
NewMusic Box, Sidney chen, September 27, 2013

ZOFO Duet to return to SFCM to perform in the Alumni Recital Series, Stephen Smoliar, September 24, 2013

SFCM to host the inaugural concert of Transcendent Pathways, Stephen Smoliar, September 23, 2013

Jean-Michel Fonteneau and Jeffrey Sykes play Brahms as he might have heard it, Stephen Smoliar, September 20, 2013

Aleron Trio premieres an impressive commissioned work, Stephen Smoliar, September 14, 2013

Sue Gilmore: Left Coast Chamber Ensemble embarks on a new concert season
San Jose Mercury News, Sue Gilmore, September 11, 2013

Music Makes the World Go Round
LAMORINDA Weekly, Konnie Guo, September 11, 2013

Inouye: a New Gabriel's Good Deeds
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, September 10, 2013

The SFCM Faculty Artist Series begins with an imaginative study of appropriation, Stephen Smoliar, September 8, 2013

Memories of Wartime
Huffpost Arts & Culture, George Heymont, September 3, 2013

Fremont Symphony Orchestra to kick off its golden anniversary season this fall
San Jose Mercury News, Chris De Benedetti, August 21, 2013

Mack McCray revisits his spring Conservatory recital at Noontime Concerts™, Stephen Smoliar, August 20, 2013

Friday Nights at the de Young | New Perspectives
de Young Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, August 15, 2013

Carmen A. Lemoine returns to hometown for flute concert in Norman
NewsOK, From Staff Reports, August 9, 2013

Teddy Abrams believes in matching the music with the audience
Mail Tribune, Bill Varble, August 9, 2013

Pianist Julio Elizalde becoming part of music-fest family
The Seattle Times, Tom Keogh, August 9, 2013

Q&A With Ian Scarfe: SF to Hyampom & Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival, Doni Chamberlain, August 7, 2013

The Conservatory Baroque Ensemble prepares another Historical Performance series, Stephen Smoliar, August 6, 2013

Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist-producer George Duke dies at 67
The Washington Post, Associated Press, August 6, 2013

Jazz and R&B Keyboard Legend George Duke Dead at 67
KMBZ Kansas City, August 6, 2013

The 2013–14 season of master classes at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Stephen Smoliar, August 5, 2013

The new BluePrint season of music inspired by novels, plays, and documentaries, Stephen Smoliar, August 4, 2013

Scott Sandmeier to debut as Music Director of the Conservatory Orchestra, Stephen Smoliar, August 3, 2013

August 1: French dramedy and more S.F. events
SF Examiner Arts Calendar, August 1, 2013

Symphony begins anew
Idaho Mountain Express, Jennifer Liebrum, July 31, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory of Music announces 2013-14 season
Stark Insider | All Things West coast, Monica Turner, July 30, 2013

The new Faculty Artist Series at SFCM will offer sixteen recitals, Stephen Smoliar, July 29, 2013

Hogan bids adieu
Chaffee County Times, July 29, 2013

Alumni Recital Series again to begin the SFCM 2013–14 concert season, Stephen Smoliar, July 28, 2013

The Delphi Present a Free Classical Concert in Murphys Saturday Aug. 3, John Hamilton, July 28, 2013

Music News: July 30, 2013
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, July 30, 2013

Beethoven rolls over the weekend at OMF
The Sequim Gazette, July 25, 2013

Bear Valley Music Festival Begins Friday, Mark Truppner, July 24, 2013

The rhetorical significance of Bach's instrumentation, Stephen Smoliar, July 21, 2013

Jacqui Naylor pays tribute to the divas
San Jose Mercury News, Andrew Gilbert, Jully 19, 2013

Teddy Abrams: Rising Star Conductor
San Francisco Classical Voice, Michael Zwiebach, Jule 18, 2013

The ABS Academy-in-Action concert series concludes with a marathon, Stephen Smoliar, July 18, 2013

Vivace Youth Chorus plans concert prior to competition in London, Mary Gottschalk, July 17, 2013

Dramatism highlights the second round of Academy-in-Action performances, Stephen Smoliar, July 17, 2013

Curtain Call to Present Welcome Tania Johnson & Sean Alexander Bart Live in Concert, 7/20-21, July 16, 2013

They Left Their Hearts in San Francisco 
(The Cello Street Quartet in Matt Alber's new DVD (scroll to the end of the article)
Huffpost Arts & Culture, George Heymont, July 17, 2013

The American Bach Soloists ‘summer students' present their first recital, Stephen Smoliar, July 16, 2013

Jeffrey Thomas again explores Bach's B minor Mass with ABS Academy students, Stephen Smoliar, July 15, 2013

The American Bach Soloists dazzle with rarely performed Biber, Stephen Smoliar, July 14, 2013

The ABS summer Festival begins with a stunning array of chamber music, Stephen Smoliar, July 13, 2013

Northern Exposure: River scene inspired Trinity Alps music fest
The Sacramento Bee, July 9, 2013

2013 ISB Double-Bass Competition Winners
Strings, Greg Cahill, June 26, 2013

Music, solstice celebrations and fish on tap this weekend, June 20, 2013 

Pianist Robin Sutherland's dramatic path
SFGate, Jesse Hamlin, June 19, 2013

Kholodenko: From Fort Worth to Bear Valley
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, June 18, 2013

Chinese bassist and US maker take top prizes at ISB competitions
The Strad, June 10, 2013

2013 ISB Double Bass Competition Winners
International Society of Bassists, June 19, 3013

Inside Skywalker Sound
San Francisco Classical VoiceJeff Kaliss, June 18, 2013

First Openly Trans Opera Student at SF Conservatory
KQED POP, Tony Bravo, June 14, 2013

A Tale of Two Chamber Ensembles
Civic Center Blog, Michael Strickland , June 8, 2013

Britten hybrid inventive, pleasing
San Francisco Chronicle, Joshua Kosman, June 5, 2013

The brevity in the soul of Liszt late in life, Stephen Smoliar, June 1, 2013

Music Director Nicholas McGegan Honored by the San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Philharmonia Baroque Blog, June 3, 2013

Britten's Imagination Takes Flight, At Last
San Francisco Classical VoiceMolly Colin, June 4, 2013

A Britten Celebration -- Clarinetist Brenden Guy at SF Conservatory of Music, 6/4, Sean Martinfield, June 2, 2013

The American Liszt Society Festival explores Liszt's musical relation to Wagner, Stephen Smoliar, May 31, 2013

Walden awards 2013 scholarship to James Hogan
The Mountain Mail, May 30, 2013

California Boomtown - Technology and tourism drive economic growth in San Francisco.
Global Traveler, Maria Lisella, May 2013

Modest Footprint for a Vast Future: Colin Murdoch at the S.F. Conservatory
San Francisco Classical VoiceJeff Kaliss, May 25, 2013

Liszt Society Festival at the Conservatory
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, May 22, 2013

Music News: May 21, 2013
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, May 21, 2013

A Conservatory end-of-term recital with guest artists, Stephen Smoliar, May 16, 2013

Conservatory of Music Honors Thomas Hampson
SFWIRE, Jennifer Raiser, May 14, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory of Music to host American Liszt Society Festival, Stephen Smoliar, May 14, 2013

The new generation of SF chamber musicians showcase the music of Danny Clay, Stephen Smoliar, May 10, 2013

Hitting the Streets: S.F. Conservatory Students Busk the City
San Francisco Classical VoiceStephanie Jones, May 7, 2013

Conservatory of Music Gala 2013
Red Carpet | Bay Area, May, 2013

Social scene in Marin County for the week of May 7, 2013
Marin Independent Journal, Compiled by Nick Bensen, May 7, 2013

Composer Sahba Aminikia reflects on his Iranian past, Stephen Smoliar, May 7, 2013

Little Women, Big Challenge
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, May 7, 2013

The Conservatory Opera Program show went on impressively, Stephen Smoliar, May 4, 2013

Music News: April 30, 2013
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, April 30, 2013

Gay Couple Throws Fundraiser for Breasts
The Wall Street Journal, Will Lenker, April 30, 2013

Clarinetist Brenden Guy pilots his first ‘curious flight', Stephen Smoliar, April 27, 2013

Adam Cockerham to give second Graduate Recital at SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, April 26, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory of Music announces awards for young composers, Stephen Smoliar, April 26, 2013

Kids Around the Bay
San Francisco Classical VoiceMark MacNamara, April 25, 2013

Pianist Robin Sutherland celebrates a 40-year connection to SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, April 25, 2013

Composer Danny Clay to present a concert of his recent work, Stephen Smoliar, April 24, 2013

Composer David Garner presents art song in four languages at the Conservatory, Stephen Smoliar, April 23, 2013

The One About New Films, An Acoustic Groove, And Spring Fever
KQED the DO LIST, Cy Musiker and Davie Wiegand, April 18, 2013

Conservatory in the News: Jeffrey Thomas Master Class, Stephen Smoliar, April 16, 2013

Portland Opera switches production from Britten to Argento for 2013-2014 season
Oregon Music News, James Bash, April 11, 2013

Nicholas McGegan to receive honorary doctorate at SFCM commencement, Stephen Smoliar, April 11, 2013

The SF Conservatory Of Music Gala Pre-Party
SFLuxe, Photos by Drew Alitzer, April 7, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory Opera Program bubbles with their Strauss operetta, Stephen Smoliar, April 5, 2013

David Stull Conservatory Appointment Announcement
International Arts Magazine, April 2013

Scott Sandmeier appointed Music Director of the Conservatory Orchestra, Stephen Smoliar, April 3, 2013

Aspiring Musicians, Inspiring Medicine
Sanda Johnson, Nob Hill Gazette, April 2013

The Glory of casting a San Francisco vote
Leah Garchik, San Francisco Chronicle, March 26, 2013

Plans for this year's San Francisco Conservatory of Music visit to Shanghai, Stephen Smoliar, March 25, 2013

SFCM Conservatory Opera Theatre to indulge in a Strauss operetta, Stephen Smoliar, March 25, 2013

The Audition
San Francisco Classical VoiceMark MacNamara, March 23, 2013

David H. Stull, San Francisco Conservatory of Music President
SFGate, Joshua Kosman, March 22, 2013

SFCM Chamber Music Master series concludes with the rich sounds of strings, Stephen Smoliar, March 22, 2013

Oberlin Conservatory Dean to Exit
Musical America, March 21, 2013

David H. Stull to succeed Colin Murdoch as President of SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, March 20, 2013

Oberlin Conservatory dean David H. Stull on way to San Francisco Conservatory
The Plain Dealer, Donald Rosenberg, March 20, 2013

Kim Kashkashian on KDFC's The State of the Arts, Jeffrey Freymann-weyr, March 20, 2013

Listening to Mozart's silences with Kim Kashkashian, Stephen Smoliar, March 20, 2013

The British Are Coming: Curious Flights
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, March 19, 2013

Pianist Mack McCray follows Mozart's development and goes beyond, Stephen Smoliar, March 19, 2013

Manhattan School of Music Names New President
Arts Beat, Allan Kozinn, March 13,2013

The City of Tomorrow visits the Conservatory to give a master class, Stephen Smoliar, March 13, 2013

Chamber Music Masters series at SFCM to conclude with Kim Kashkashian, Stephen Smoliar, March 12, 2013

Announcing New President of Manhattan College
Debra Kinzler, Director of Public Relations, Marketing and Publications, Manhattan School of Music, March, 2013

Learning From the Masters
Huffington Post Blog, George Heymont, March 9, 2013

Hot Air Music Festival 2013
Civic Center Blog, Michael Strickland, March 7, 2013

BluePrint Performs Graffiti and Grand Central
Civic Center Blog, Michael Strickland, March 4, 2013

Bennett, S.F. Symphony oboist, dies at 56
SFGate, Joshua Kosman, February 28, 2013

Pianist's 40 Years with SFS: Much More to Come
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, March 3, 2013

An imaginative approach to Schubert's ‘Arpeggione' sonata at the Conservatory, Stephen Smoliar, February 21, 2013

Learning From The Masters - Stephen Hough Master Class
My Cultural Landscape Blog, George Heymont, February 18, 2013

Ives Strikes a Chord, No Question Is Unanswered
San Francisco Classical VoiceDavid Bratman, February 15, 2013

The Conservatory Orchestra in fine form with a diverse repertoire, Stephen Smoliar, February 17, 2013

Roots in the Past, Bloom in the Present
San Francisco Classical VoiceKen IIsaka, February 4, 2013

S.F. Conservatory and the World
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, February 12, 2013

Weilersteins at the Conservatory
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, February 12, 2013

David Kim brings lessons in auditioning to the San Francisco Conservatory, Stephen Smoliar, February 12, 2013

The Weilersteins bring splendid Elgar to the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Stephen Smoliar, February 8, 2013

The Weilersteins at the Conservatory
Civic Center Blog, February 8, 2013

Ainadamar in Rehearsal
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, February 5, 2013

Conservatory of Music Fanfare Luncheon
SanFrancisco Magazine, February, 2013

SF Conservatory of Music celebrates 10th annual Fanfare Luncheon
SF Philanthropist, February 5, 2013

Jodi Levitz expressively applies her viola to Bach cello suites, Stephen Smoliar, February 2, 2013

Marnie Breckenridge at the Conservatory of Music
The Reverberate Hills; blogspot, Partick J. Vaz, January 23, 2013

San Francisco Conservatory of Music to present its annual Scholarship Concert, Stephen Smoliar, January 31, 2013

Sleek, spirited 'Music for 18 Musicians'
SFGate, Joshua Kosman, January 29, 2013

San Francisco Contemporary Music Players ‘confirm' the music of Steve Reich, Stephen Smoliar, January 29, 2013

Review: San Francisco Contemporary Music Players tackle Reich's 'Music for 18 Musicians', Richard Scheinin, January 30, 2013

SFist Reviews: Peer Gynt And Marnie Breckenridge
SFist, January 25, 2013 

Marnie Breckenridge's Poetic Journey
San Francisco Classical Voice, Jason Victor Serinus, January 19, 2013

Marnie Breckenridge returns to the Conservatory, Stephen Smoliar, January 20, 2013

Sf Conservatory Of Music's Fanfare Luncheon
SFLuxe, Photos by Moanalani Jeffrey, January 19, 2013

Marnie Breckenridge – In Recital at the SF Conservatory of Music, Saturday, 1/19, Sean Martinfield, January 17, 2013

Even 'Juggling Babies,' This Marnie Is Not Like Hitchcock's
San Francisco Classical VoiceJanos Gereben, January 15, 2013

Zofo interview
San Francisco Classical Voice, Jeff Kaliss, January 1, 2013

Twelve Great Musical Moments of 2012
Civic Center Blog, January 1, 2013

2 Queens, 3 Lovers and One Death Warrant
New York Times, Anthony Tommasini, January 1. 2013

The Reverberate Hills
Patrick J Vaz Blog, December 28, 2012

When the Costume Isn't Enough
New York Times, December 30, 2012

The Memorable Concert of 2012, Stephen Smoliar, December 20, 2012

My Cultural Landscape: Take Me To Your Leader
My Cultural Landscape Blog, George Heymont, December 5, 2012

Beethoven at his most comic
San Francisco Examiner, December 5, 2012

Woodwind chamber music review
San Francisco Examiner, December 4, 2012

Award for Opera Parallèle
San Francisco Classical Voice, December 4, 2012

Review of Faculty Guitarist Lawrence Ferrara's Annual Holiday Concert
San Francisco Examiner, December 1, 2012

Wei He's ambitious violin studio at the Conservatory
San Francisco Examiner, November 29, 2012

Gianni Schicchi in SFCV News
San Francisco Classical Voice, November 6, 2012

David Conte's online interview with the American Composer's Forum
American Composer's Forum, October 30, 2012

Bonnie Hampton brings her Mendelssohn insights to SFCM, Stephen Smoliar, October 24, 2012

San Francisco to host GFA Regional Symposium, Stephen Smoliar, October 21, 2012

Nonsemble6 Pierrot lunaire
San Jose Mercury News, Contra Costa Times Calendar Pick, October 4, 2012

Nonsemble6 Pierrot lunaire
All I Know Blog, Richard Friedman's Blog, October 5, 2012

Our Weekly Picks, Nonsemble6's Pierrot lunaire
San Francisco Bay Guardian, October 2, 2012

Pierrot lunaire at the Conservatory
Civic Center Blogspot, October 6, 2012

Artistic Seeds Strengthen Community Roots
My Cultural Landscape, George Heymont's blog, October 5, 2012

Conservatory in the News: Review the Baroque Ensemble's Songs of Purcell Concert, Stephen Smoliar, October 18, 2012

Name Change and upcoming season for the Conservatory's Ensemble-in-Residence Opera Parallèle
San Francisco Classical Voice, Janos Gereben, October 16, 2012

Nonsemble 6 prforms their Pierrot 2012 recital at the Conservatory, Stephen Smoliar, October 5, 2012

Chen Zhao offers a diverse violin recital at the Conservatory
San Francisco Examiner, via Stephen Smoliar, October 3, 2012

Review of a Visiting Artist Recital by violinist Andrew Jennings at SFCM
San Francisco Examiner, October 1, 2012

Profile of Prep alumn violinist Kenneth Renshaw after his first prize win at the Yehudi Menuhin Young Violinists International Competition, October 1, 2012

Preview of some upcoming guitar concerts
San Francisco Classical Voice, September 20, 2012

Short interview of Prep Faculty Monica Scott on childhood music eduction through chamber music.
San Francisco Classical Voice, September 20, 2012

Cello recovered story
Mercury News, September 20, 2012

Cello recovered story
KGO ABC Channel 7, September 20, 2012 

Stolen cello story
KGO ABC Channel 7, September 18, 2012

Stolen cello story
Print story from KRON, September 18, 2012

Nonsemble's Pierrot Centennial Celebration
San Francisco Classical Voice Music News on September 18, 2012

Review: "A historically informed Mozart recital at the Conservatory"
Stephen Smoliar, SF Classical Music Examiner on September 14, 2012

Kenneth Renshaw hits all the right notes, August 16, 2012

"Review of alumna Emma McNairy in West Edge Opera"
San Francisco Chronicle, November 7, 2011

"Review of BluePrint North and South program"
San Francisco Classical Voice, October 2011

"Ragnar Bohlin and preparatory violinist Alina Ming Kobialka"
San Francisco Classical Voice, October 2011

"Review of Student Composer Aaron Pike's Recital"
Classics Today, February 2011

"Faculty Brass CD gets 10/10 Review"
Classics Today, February 2011

"Mario Guarneri: Fiddling with Assumptions"
San Francisco Classical Voice, February 23, 2011

"Kreutzer Concertos CD reviewed in Fanfare"
Fanfare Magazine, March-April 2011

"And They Shall Be Called 'Nameless': Bootstrap Chamber Music"
San Francisco Classical Voice, December 28, 2010

"Axel Strauss Plays a Killer Kreutzer"
San Francisco Classical Voice, December 28, 2010

"A Very Good Year in Review" San Francisco, December 25, 2010

"Kreutzer Concertos (composed by Kreutzer ... really!" San Francisco, December 23, 2010

"New Guitar Music from the San Francisco Conservatory on Naxos" San Francisco, December 22, 2010

"Violinist Axel Strauss Offers his Enescu Program" San Francisco, December 15, 2010

"The Late James H. Schwabacher, Jr. named a lifetime trustee"
San Francisco Chronicle, December 13, 2010

"'Family Opera' Day at the San Francisco Conservatory" San Francisco, December 11, 2010

"Jodi Levitz' All-Brahms Recital" San Francisco, December 8, 2010

"X-treme Piano" (Awadagin Pratt master class) San Francisco, November 29, 2010

"Lives of Music and Physics, Lovingly Bound" (featuring Sergio Assad)
New York Times, November 25, 2010

"Kronos Quartet Premieres Iranian Composer's 'Threnody'"
Voice of America, November 24, 2010

"Reverse Chronology" (Paul Hersh recital) San Francisco, November 23, 2010

"SF Symphony Review: Van den Heever Debut"
San Francisco Chronicle, November 19, 2010

"Every Good Boy Deserves Favour"
San Francisco Classical Voice, November 16, 2010

"Curt, vile, and polished" (Conservatory Opera Theatre) San Francisco, November 13, 2010

"Further into Shostakovich's Darkness" (Conservatory student quartet) San Francisco, November 10, 2010

"For Guitarists, the Bay Area is Heavenly"
San Francisco Classical Voice, November 9, 2010

"The SF Conservatory Baroque Ensemble Plays Bach", November 7, 2010

"A Chamber Music 'Sandwich'" (Bonnie Hampton concert) San Francisco, November 5, 2010

"The Mind of a Miniaturist" (Bonnie Hampton master class) San Francisco, November 3, 2010

"Bonnie Hampton: A Master of Degree"
San Francisco Classical Voice, November 2, 2010

"Kronos Quartet Makes a Statement" (featuring Conservatory student composer Sahba Aminikia)
San Francisco Classical Voice, October 29, 2010

"Opera Set in L.A. to Receive L.A. Premiere" (David Conte)
Los Angeles Times, October 22, 2010

"The Music in the Text" (BluePrint) San Francisco, October 10, 2010

"Awakenings: New American Chamber Music for Guitar", October 5, 2010

"Diverse Chamber Music Mastery" (Gilbert Kalish master class) San Francisco, October 1, 2010

"Accomplished Trio to Perform at UM Music Recital Hall"
The Missoulian, September 16, 2010

"Supporting the Singer" (Darryl Cooper recital) San Francisco, September 7, 2010

"Orchestra's historic return to Shanghai with local hero Ni Haiye" (Conservatory alumnus)
CNN Go, May 10, 2010





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