Poetry and music have been entwined since ancient times. Listen as new and beloved sonnets, odes, riddles, and rhymes are given musical wings. Hear world premieres by Paul Chihara, Allen Shearer and Matt Van Brink on poems by Shakespeare, W.S. Graham, and Steinbeck; enjoy Longfellow poems set by Edward Elgar and Randall Thompson; and experience works featuring Rilke, living American poet April Bernard, 17th century poet Robert Herrick, and much much more.
2017-18 Subscriptions Now Available!
The SFCA Blog
- Sylke Zimpel on the powerful, personal nature of song
- Composer as Storyteller: Interview with Michael Kaulkin, SFCA Composer-in-Residence
- De Profundis Reflection
- Be Still and Know: Meet Composer Ash Stemke, winner of this year’s New Voices Project
- Announcing Our 2017-18 Concert Programs
- Choral Music by Women Composers
- New Voices Project Co-Winner: James May
- New Voices Project Co-Winner: Ben Zucker