Join us in our 47th Season. Buy Season Tickets

We invite you to join SFCMP’s stimulating and adventurous 2017-18 Season. SFCMP offers the West’s best in large-ensemble contemporary classical, with a frequent spotlight on California composers. SUBSCRIBE today for the best ticket prices!

Our 47th season, and Steven Schick’s seventh and final season as Artistic Director of SFCMP offers six concerts, composer talks, a new music master class, Bay Area call for scores, and a season celebration.

There are two ways to buy season tickets. Choose the fit that’s right for you!

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$170 / $85 for students (
available through October 2017)
*The best deal! 25% savings compared to single-ticket purchases
Subscribers receive:

  • General admission to all SFCMP 2017-18 concerts and events
  • VIP seating at all pre-concert composer talks, open dress rehearsals and SFCMP master classes
  • Subscriber pass to SFCMP’s “Sound and Wine” season celebration event ($30 value)
  • Easy ticket transfer if you cannot make an event


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$6.25 per month

Members receive two tickets per season. Come to two concerts of your choice, or bring a guest to a single concert. Members receive discounts on all other concerts and events. By becoming a member, you are making a tax-deductible donation and joining the SFCMP family.

Membership is a great way to spread out your ticket fees over the course of a year. It’s also a great option for those who can’t attend our full season but still want to attend one or two concerts in 2017-18.
Members Receive:

  •  Two tickets to our 2017-18 concerts. Tickets can be used individually to attend 2 concerts, or use them as a pair for you and a guest at one concert of your choice. Check in at will call to redeem your tickets.
  • A 20% member discount on all other concerts and events.
  • VIP seating at all pre-concert composer talks, open dress rehearsals and SFCMP master classes
  • Membership counts as a 100% tax-deductible donation



Sat, Oct 21, 2017 at Taube Atrium Theater
SFCMP in Concert

works by
Philippe Leroux
Nicole Mitchell
Hans Abrahamsen
Composer Talk and Open Rehearsal with Nicole Mitchell

Dec 9, 2017 
SFCMP presents Phil Kline’s “Unsilent Night.” Join us for a holiday event linked to “Unsilent Night” celebrations around the world.

Fri, Jan 19, 2018 at Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall, SF Conservatory of Music
SFCMP in Concert
works by

Don Byron
Ryan Brown
Vivian Fung
Frederic Rzewski
John Zorn
Composer Talk and Open Rehearsal with Vivian Fung and Ryan Brown

Feb 22, 2018 at SF Conservatory of Music
New Music Master Class with percussionist William Winant. In SFCMP’s Master Class series you will observe some of the most talented Bay Area music students as they learn from our renowned ensemble members in front of a live audience.

Fri and Sat, Mar 23 & 24, 2018 at Z Space
SFCMP in Concert

This weekend event includes 4 concerts, composer talks and a special event solo-percussion concert by Steven Schick
Galina Ustvolskaya
Xavier Beteta
Carolyn Chen
Luciano Berio
Pauline Oliveros
3 Winners of SF Search Under-30 Call for Scores
Morton Feldman
Composer Talk with Carolyn Chen
SPECIAL EVENT: Steven Schick Solo Percussion Concert performing works of Iannis Xenakis & Celeste Oram

Apr 21, 2018
Sound and Wine: A Season Celebration. Whether you’re new to contemporary classical music or have been a fan for years, we hope you’ll join us to relive your favorite works from the season or hear them for the first time.

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Upcoming Events

  1. SFCMP in Concert

    Saturday, October 21, 2017, 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  2. Unsilent Night by Phil Kline

    Saturday, December 9, 2017, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  3. Jan 19 2018 Fung, Zorn, Brown, Rzewski SFCMP in Concert

    SFCMP in Concert

    Friday, January 19, 2018, 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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