2016–2017 Performances by Series

PIVOT: New Adventures in the Performing Arts

PIVOT is a series for culturally adventurous audiences interested in truly unique arts experiences. Driven by a philosophy of innovation, creativity and artistic excellence that strives to push the boundaries of the traditional concert experience, PIVOT offers exciting performances and creative exchanges between artists and audiences in welcoming, informal and intimate settings. Join us for our second season!

András Schiff & Anne-Sophie Mutter Series

Jonathan Biss: Late Style Series

The gifted pianist Jonathan Biss has devised a series of four concerts spanning piano, chamber and vocal music called, Late Style where he poses the question “What effect do years of accumulated knowledge and experience, combined with the realization that death is near, have on artistic creation?” Exploring with him the late works of a diverse group of composers will be the Brentano String Quartet on Oct 15 & 19, Biss’ own piano recital on Feb 11, and tenor Mark Padmore on Mar 17.

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Saturday Mornings Series

For over 20 years, thousands of audience members from the Bay Area and beyond have savored Saturday-morning musical conversations, exploring composers and concepts with the Alexander String Quartet and San Francisco Performances Music Historian-in-Residence Robert Greenberg. The series combines complete performances of string quartets with Greenberg’s witty and profound takes on these works, their creators and their place in history and the hearts of music lovers.

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Make-Your-Own-Series

You can create a Make-Your-Own-Series by choosing five or more performances from our entire season. Make-Your-Own Series are not available online—please call (415) 398-6449.