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  1. San Jose Chamber Orchestra

    Maestra Barbara Day Turner’s returns to her post as director of the San Jose Chamber Orchestra, as the local classical music ensemble kicks off its 27th season at the Trianon Theatre. SJCO are joined by Quartet San Francisco for an afternoon of stirring, classical orchestration. The unsurpassed acoustics of the main a…
  2. Winchester Orchestra Season Opener

    The Winchester Orchestra’s 2017-18 season opener will begin with Bulgarian violinist Bella Hristova, who will be performing Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante along with the Orchestra’s concertmaster, Bill Palmer. Hristova began violin studies at the age of six and is known for her passionate and powerful performances. Hristova has performed as a soloist on…
  3. Ms Lauryn Hill, Nas, Chappelle At Shoreline

    In 1996, Nas dropped “If I Ruled The World (Imagine That),” a utopian vision, free of police harassment and racial injustice, with Ms. Lauryn Hill providing one of hip-hop’s all-time greatest hooks. The track would become the rapper’s first mainstream success, just as Hill was finding her first taste of international stardom withR…
  4. Coasts In Crisis: Gary Griggs Book Signing

    Living close to work is often great for reducing stress. But for UC Santa Cruz earth sciences professor Gary Griggs, it’s a bit of a blessing and a curse. His commute is easy, but getting a front-row seat to the degradation of California’s coasts and rising sea levels is alarming. He doc…