Emigres & Exiles in Hollywood: The Album

E4TT celebrates the release of its fifth recording, “Emigres & Exiles in Hollywood,” with a concert featuring favorites by Erich Korngold, Miklos Rozsa, Alexandre Tansman, and more from the group’s multi-year exploration of rarely heard chamber works and movie arrangements by the talented composers who fled persecution for LA in the 1930s and ‘40s. Instrumental […]

Michael Echaniz Album Release Show – Seven Shades Of Violet (Rebiralost)

In this very special, official album release show, CJC-alum Michael Echaniz and his malleable ensemble, dubbed “Rebiralost”, will present music from his critically-acclaimed debut album, Seven Shades of Violet, rearranging the densely-layered original compositions and arrangements for the intimate spontaneity of the acoustic-electric trio. Don’t miss this one! Featured in DownBeat Magazine’s “Best Albums of […]

Forces of Nature

With climate change on their minds, San Francisco’s beloved women’s chamber music ensemble The Bernal Hill Players performs a wildly varied program referencing Italian volcanoes, Brazilian rainforests, Japanese seas, English forests, New York rain showers, French spring mornings, Californian canyons, and Spanish solstices. The program features three newly composed pieces by Bay Area composers Davide […]

Centuries of Sound: Piano Extravaganza

Centuries of Sound begins its 2022-2023 season with a PIANO EXTRAVAGANZA! The first concert of six to be held in the beautiful and historic ballroom of the Century Club of California will feature four all-star Bay Area pianists. Musical selections by Ravel, Debussy, Chopin, and American composer Amy Beach will showcase the warm and powerful sound […]

Nathan Bickart’s ‘Gravity Sweet’ – Premiere

The Nathan Bickart Trio, featuring Owen Clapp (bass) and Michael Mitchell (drums), will present ‘Gravity Sweet,’ a brand-new four-part multimedia reflection on human relationship to land. The piece explores, in turn: land as a source of nourishment, land dispossession as a tool of oppression, land as ultimate resting place, and the Earth as a place […]

Gold Coast concert: Seriously Mozart

Named Best Concert Series of the East Bay 2021 by Diablo Magazine, the Gold Coast Chamber Players return to the stage on January 22, 2022 with Seriously Mozart, the second of a series of five concerts. Each performance is held at the Don Tatzin Community Hall at the Lafayette Library, 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd. in […]