Daniel Hope and NCCO celebrate Mozart’s birthday in performances throughout the Bay Area

New Century Celebrates Mozart’s Birthday

Daniel Hope is featured with New Century Chamber Orchestra in Mozart’s Violin Concerto #3 along with other favorites by Wolfgang Amadeus, whose birthday is January 27! Performances in Berkeley, Palo Alto, San Francisco, and San Rafael this Thursday through Sunday.

The Sleeping Beauty at SF Ballet

SF Ballet presents the classic full-length fairytale ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, danced to one of Tchaikovsky’s most iconic scores. January 23 through February 4 at the War Memorial Opera House.

Passion at the Marin Symphony

Maestro Alasdair Neale and the Marin Symphony will shine in Kevin Puts’s dazzling Two Mountain Scenes, Mozart’s Piano Concerto #23, featuring the remarkable young pianist David Fung, and Dvořák’s passionate 7th Symphony. This Sunday afternoon and Tuesday evening at the Marin Center.

Cal Welcomes Musicians from Marlboro

Cal Performances presents chamber music this Sunday afternoon with Anthony McGill, principal clarinetist of the New York Philharmonic, and a quartet of string players from Musicians from Marlboro for music of Beethoven, Brahms, and Penderecki in Cal’s intimate Hertz Hall.

Royal Philharmonic at Davies this Sunday and Monday

England’s renowned Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performs at Davies Symphony Hall this Sunday and Monday, with two different programs of orchestral blockbusters, featuring special guests cellist Gautier Capucon and pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet.