A Live @ the Conservatory concert of Renaissance and Baroque music with Dominic Schaner, lute + theorbo, and Amy Michele White, soprano. This evening kicks off 5×5, a 2014-15 series of five signature Friends’ events celebrating 5 years in our restored Conservatory.
Friday, September 12, 2014, 7 pm. Doors open at 6:40 pm. Admission free. Suggested donation $15.
Program: Love songs of the late Renaissance & early Baroque featuring French airs de cour, 17th c. Italian passaggi & basso … Read More
So many couples have booked the Conservatory for their wedding, and found it to be “intimate,” “perfect, and ” full of “unique charm” and “loads of sunlight.”‘ “[A]n amazing spot” and “hidden treasure,” it “fit our 65 guests perfectly.” Rental Information.
Featured Post Photo: Becky Burgin, Art of Emotion Wedding Photography. … Read More
One of the loveliest surprises of the restoration: the gorgeous acoustics! Listen to one of our past concerts. Summer 2014 Concert TBA shortly!
Live @ the Conservatory is a wide-ranging, locally-produced, non-amplified music series in the Conservatory. Series co-sponsored by Friends of Sunnyside Conservatory and SF Recreation + Park Department. Doors open one hour before concert. $15-20 SUGGESTED DONATION for performance. Refreshments available. All performers are graciously donating their time to allow us to stage this benefit series. Great acoustics … Read More
Eliyahu Sills and Jason Ranjit Parmar, appearing as a duo, brought their inspiring musical talents for an intimate evening of the ney, (reed flute of the Middle East), Bansuri (bamboo flute from India), oud, Indian tablas and various percussion, for a contemplative evening of Indian Ragas along with Jewish & Sufi music from The Middle East and North Africa.
Travis Wernet, aka Outlaw Dervish, opened with an energetic, meditative solo didgeridoo set, drawing on Australian Aboriginal musical traditions in a … Read More
What a wonderful evening of classical and musical theatre songs performed by Kelsey Lauritano, Vocal Arts major at Juilliard and graduate of the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts. Piano accompanist is Jillian Kim, student at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and SOTA 2012 alumna.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM. Admission Free, and light desserts served. Donations appreciated.
The evening is generously sponsored and organized by Ann Oglanian, CEO and President of ReGroup LLC and … Read More
A big thank you to the SF Shakespeare Festival touring troupe, Shakespeare On Tour, for the well-received free public one-hour performance of Shakespeare’s, “Julius Caesar” on the fateful Ides of March (3/15/14 @ 2 pm.)
It makes the Friends all the more excited about our recent funding for theatrical lighting in the Conservatory. Stay tuned for future evening theater performances.
Suitable for all ages, this exciting tale of politics and corruption in ancient Rome contains Mark Antony’s stirring and … Read More