Our 2022 – 2023 Season

Reserve in advance and pay what you will!

(Door prices – General: $35; Senior $30; Under 30: $15)

DECEMBER 2022

Christmas Postcards

San Francisco
Sunday, December 11, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, December 17, 8pm
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
600 Colorado Avenue

Oakland
Sunday, December 18, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

Music from 6 continents and 500 years! We celebrate the season with music from Peru, Kenya, Latvia, Australia, and Korea among others: sweet and spicy, dreamy and driving, introspective and celebratory. Other highlights include beloved works of Sweelinck and Vaughan Williams, four world premieres (including Composer-in-Residence Samuel C. Nedel , and Composer-Not-in-Residence Caroline Mallonee) and a work by Bay Area favorite Henry Mollicone, in whose memory the program is dedicated.

COVID POLICY (subject to change): Proof of vaccination is not required to attend our concerts. We focus on spacing and masking to keep our audience and singers safe. Patrons are required to wear a well-fitted mask at performances. N95 masks will be available for those who need a mask or a mask upgrade. If you do not feel well, or feel that you are a transmission risk because of an exposure before a performance, please guard your health and the health of others by staying home. Refunds are gladly given in this circumstance. Top ↑

DECEMBER 2022
Christmas Postcards

Music from 6 continents and 500 years! We celebrate the season with music from Peru, Kenya, Latvia, Australia, and Korea among others: sweet and spicy, dreamy and driving, introspective and celebratory. Other highlights include beloved works of Sweelinck and Vaughan Williams, four world premieres (including Composer-in-Residence Samuel C. Nedel , and Composer-Not-in-Residence Caroline Mallonee) and works by Bay Area favorites Roger Nixon and Henry Mollicone, in whose memory the program is dedicated.

SFCA Christmas Postcards DEC 2022

San Francisco
Sunday, December 11, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, December 17, 8pm
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
600 Colorado Avenue

Oakland
Sunday, December 18, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

COVID POLICY (subject to change): Proof of vaccination is not required to attend our concerts. We focus on spacing and masking to keep our audience and singers safe. Patrons are required to wear a well-fitted mask at performances. N95 masks will be available for those who need a mask or a mask upgrade. If you do not feel well, or feel that you are a transmission risk because of an exposure before a performance, please guard your health and the health of others by staying home. Refunds are gladly given in this circumstance. Top ↑

MARCH 2023

Sound and (Not Much) Silence

San Francisco
Sunday, March 19, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, March 25, 8pm
All Saints' Episcopal Church
555 Waverley Street

Oakland
Sunday, March 26, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

Guest Appearance – Napa
Sunday, April 2, 4pm
Congregation Beth Shalom
Tickets: www.cbsnapa.org

SFCA Sound and Not Much Silence MAR 2023
Join us as we explore the ephemeral power of both sound and silence: music’s ability to transform and delight, to move, comfort, and celebrate. We sing of birds, trees, and outer space, of love, pain, and laughter.

TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING IN JANUARY 2023

Sound and (Not Much) Silence

Join us as we explore the ephemeral power of both sound and silence: music’s ability to transform and delight, to move, comfort, and celebrate. We sing of birds, trees, and outer space, of love, pain, and laughter.

SFCA Sound and Not Much Silence MAR 2023

San Francisco
Sunday, March 19, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, March 25, 8pm
All Saints' Episcopal Church
555 Waverley Street

Oakland
Sunday, March 26, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

Guest Appearance – Napa
Sunday, April 2, 4pm
Congregation Beth Shalom
Tickets: www.cbsnapa.org

TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING IN JANUARY 2023

JUNE 2023

Shakespeare & Friends

Guest Appearance – Healdsburg
Saturday, June 3, 7pm
222 Performing Arts Center
Tickets: www.the222.org

San Francisco
Sunday, June 4, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, June 10, 8pm
All Saints' Episcopal Church
555 Waverley Street

Oakland
Sunday, June 11, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

450 years on, Shakespeare’s words still inspire composers and poets. In collaboration with a local actor we’ll pay musical tribute to the genius of William and friends, including Dickinson, Whitman, Hirschfield, Kay Ryan, Rilke, Tagore, Cummings, Basho, and others.

TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING IN APRIL 2023

June 2023
Shakespeare & Friends

450 years on, Shakespeare’s words still inspire composers and poets. In collaboration with a local actor we’ll pay musical tribute to the genius of William and friends, including Dickinson, Whitman, Hirschfield, Kay Ryan, Rilke, Tagore, Cummings, Basho, and others.

SFCA Shakespeare and Friends JUN 2023

Guest Appearance – Healdsburg
Saturday, June 3, 7pm
222 Performing Arts Center
Tickets: www.the222.org

San Francisco
Sunday, June 4, 4pm
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 O'Farrell Street

Palo Alto
Saturday, June 10, 8pm
All Saints' Episcopal Church
555 Waverley Street

Oakland
Sunday, June 11, 4pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
114 Montecito Avenue

TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING IN APRIL 2023

“…effortlessly navigating
five centuries
of Western classical music.”

— San Francisco Classical Voice