Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in San Francisco, CA, United States

Use Bachtrack's search facility to find concerts, opera and dance events not only in this city but right around the world. Bachtrack has the largest number of upcoming events of any website, and if you want to read reviews of events which have taken place here, or in another country, you can search here for exactly the reviews which interest you.
October 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
25262728293001
02030405060708
09101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30310102030405
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

San FranciscoJoshua Bell and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields

Meyer, Mozart, Beethoven
Academy of St Martin in the Fields; Joshua Bell

San FranciscoLa traviata

Verdi: La traviata
Nicola Luisotti; John Copley; San Francisco Opera; John Conklin; David Walker [set designer]; Aurelia Florian; Atalla Ayan

San FranciscoGabetta plays Dvořák

Dvořák, Mozart, Lutosławski
San Francisco Symphony; Krzysztof Urbański; Sol Gabetta

San FranciscoA Finnish Tableau: Vänskä conducts Sibelius

Sibelius, Shostakovich
San Francisco Symphony; Osmo Vänskä; Baiba Skride

San FranciscoDaniil Trifonov

Mompou, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Chopin
Daniil Trifonov, Piano

San FranciscoZubin Mehta conducts the Israel Philharmonic

Poznansky, Mozart, Schubert
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra; Zubin Mehta
Latest reviewsSee more...

Night at the Elektra museum in San Francisco

A thought-provoking production and killer cast make San Francisco Opera's Elektra top-notch music drama.
****1
Read more

A colorful Turandot opens the San Francisco Opera season

San Francisco Opera's Turandot is a feast for the eyes and ears, but the drama falls flat.
***11
Read more

Mozart's genius shines clearly in San Francisco Opera's darkly comic production of Don Giovanni

Dangling and turning like shards of a giant overhead chandelier in Don Giovanni’s banquet hall, this is an evocative multimedia production that tantalizes the senses while shining new light on Mozart's genius. 
****1
Read more

Quinn Kelsey excels as Rigoletto in San Francisco

If you love Verdi's inventive music, enjoy fabulous male voices in particular, and appreciate great opera conducting with exquisitely sensitive orchestral playing – then this Rigoletto is a must.
****1
Read more

Violinist Veronika Eberle Sails the Tricky Waters of Schumann's Violin Concerto at Davies Hall

Violinist Veronika Eberle has a successful San Francisco debut with the tricky Schumann concerto while the SF Symphony sounds somewhat limp under Robert Abbado with Busoni's Turandot and Mendelssohn's Scottish. 
***11
Read more

Abraham.In.Motion

A moving, meditative evening with the dancers of Abraham.In.Motion in Kyle Abraham's latest and perhaps most personal work at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 
****1
Read more