Highlights include major works by Gérard Grisey, David Lang, Morton Feldman, and Louis Andriessen; a rare presentation of solo works by the composers Kaija Saariaho (Finland) and Jean-Baptiste Barrière (France); and a week long residency at Z Space, culminating in a special celebration of the ensemble’s 45th anniversary. Subscriptions now available; single tickets go on sale September 1. Click for full details!
Forty-four seasons of new music. Nearly 200 commissions and over 1,200 regional or World Premieres — plus exciting new formats for public outreach. The artistic leadership of renowned music champion Steven Schick and an unflagging commitment to sharing the discovery of new music with all... There’s a reason why SFCMP is considered the Bay Area’s premier new music ensemble. The most long-standing new music ensemble in the West, we seek to give audiences and community members opportunities to discover musical repertoire that is new to them – and to use these experiences as ways to better understand, interact with, and enjoy our lives and our world. More...
Artistic Director, Percussion