Thank you to everyone who made CMC’s Salute to the Joy of Making Music such a wonderful success! Check back soon for photos from our Spring Gala on May 13.


Community Music Center’s 95th Anniversary Gala

Honoring the musical legacy of Robert P. Commanday

Featuring a headliner performance by Chanticleer

This year, CMC recognized its founder and honored a musical legacy by presenting the inaugural Gertrude Field Community Impact Award, honoring the musical legacy of Robert P. Commanday, longtime music and dance critic at the San Francisco Chronicle and co-founder of San Francisco Classical Voice.

Thank you to our media sponsors

Nob Hill Gazette KDFC-FM San Francisco Classical Voice

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Honorary Committee:
Alexander String Quartet
American Bach Soloists
Senator Barbara Boxer
Claudia Campazzo
Supervisor David Campos
Mark Cavagnero
Assemblymember David Chiu
Mary Falvey
Senator Dianne Feinstein
Ruth Felt
Timothy and Virginia Foo
David Gockley
Jake Heggie
Paul Hertelendy
Mayor Edwin Lee
Senator Mark Leno
Kronos Quartet
Fred Levin and Nancy Livingston
Garrick Ohlsson and Bob Guter
Helen Hilton Raiser
Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock
Joshua Robison and Michael Tilson Thomas
Assemblymember Phil Ting
David Stull
Frederica von Stade
Alisa Won