concerts & events
in tateuchi hall
CSMA's 2014 Community Concerts are free and open to the public!
World-class visiting artists provide conversation and brief performances in these intimate, educational collaborations with Stanford Live. Join us for an engaging and enriching artistic experience!
Cascada De Flores
Radio Flor - A Theatrical Concert
Saturday, September 6
These musical ambassadors of Mexican and Spanish-speaking Caribbean traditions will present their musical and theatrical love letter to the early days of Latin American radio, when songs were king and a melody grabbed your heart for a lifetime. Let the sultry songs of Radio Flor transport you to a bygone era.
USAF Band of the Golden West
Saturday, September 27
The USAF Band of the Golden West Chamber Players present a program of diverse styles and talents, featuring performances by musicians from the only active duty Air Force band west of the Rockies. The Chamber Players recital will include soloists and small ensembles performing works by F. Schubert, Reinecke and D'Rivera in a wide variety of styles offering something for everyone.
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Monday, October 13
Among the most-recorded period-instrument orchestras in the Unites States or in Europe, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra will introduce you to baroque dance music from both the court and the countryside. This engaging presentation features dancer/choreographer Jennifer Meller, two violins, cello, and a fabulous variety of percussion instruments.
Photo by RandiBeach
Silicon Valley African Film Festival
Friday-Sunday, October 17-19
A showcase of films reflecting the stories, hopes and dreams of Africa, including dialogue with filmmakers, awards ceremony, and African drumming and dance.
Tickets & info: www.svaff.org or 415-774-6787
Scene from Gri-Gris, 2013 SVAF Opening Night Film
Stanford Live Informance
Jennifer Koh, Violin
Monday, November 3
Violinist Jennifer Koh is renowned for her virtuosity and commanding performances. She has performed her Bach and Beyond series, exploring solo violin repertoire from Bach to the present day, at prestigious venues ardoung the world. Join us for an evening of conversation and musical excerpts with this astonishing musician!
Melody of China
Sunday, November 9
San Francisco's premiere Chinese ensemble, Melody of China presents an afternoon of traditional and contemporary selections showcasing the instruments and melodies from the different ethnic regions of China, including the world premiere of Coexistent Beauty, a new work by composer Yuanlin Chen.
Peninsula Symphony Woodwind Quintet
Friday, December 5
Take a musical trip around the world with this quintet as they present an eclectic program of classics, light classics, and arrangements of popular music from different countries. Featuring Dane Carlson, DAvid Latulippe, Sue Macy, Brian Holmes and Juliet Hamak of the Peninsula Symphony Winds.
Merit Students Holiday Concert
Friday, December 12
CSMA's Merit Scholarship Student Ensembles perform favorite selections to celebrate the holidays! Don't miss the opportunity to hear these rising stars.
about events in tateuchi hall
CSMA Events in Tateuchi Hall are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Your voluntary donation will help ensure the future of our free and accessible programs.
Seating limited to 200 guests. First-come, first-served. CSMA is committed to providing high-quality cultural experiences for audiences of all ages. Some performances may not be suitable for young children.To ensure the best experience for all guests, children should be able to sit quietly during the performance (approximately one hour).
For more information, call 650.917.6800 ext. 314.