Hear a new concerto by Oakland native Kev Choice this Friday with Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony

Rooted in Oakland this Friday

Michael Morgan leads the Oakland Symphony this Friday in Schubert and Rossini alongside a new piano concerto by Oakland native Kev Choice.

Robbins: Ballet & Broadway at SF Ballet

Leonard Bernstein isn’t the only one having a 100th birthday this year! SF Ballet celebrates the centennial of master choreographer (and Bernstein collaborator) Jerome Robbins in performances this week of Robbins: Ballet & Broadway.

Soprano Julia Bullock at Cal

Hear American soprano Julia Bullock (SF Opera’s Girls of the Golden West) mix art song with jazz and blues this Sunday afternoon in Cal’s Hertz Hall. Presented by Cal Performances.

MTT and Mahler

Hear that MTT/Mahler magic this week with the San Francisco Symphony. Maestro Tilson Thomas conducts Mahler’s Symphony #5 and welcomes violin superstar Gil Shaham in the concerto by Alban Berg.

Concert for Kids, Ages 8 to 8 Hundred!

The Golden Gate Symphony, led by the always entertaining Urs Leonhardt Steiner, invites kids to bring their families for a musical afternoon this Saturday at Herbst Theatre. The program includes Britten’s Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra.