Tune in to relive a selection of great concerts featuring CMC faculty, students, and partners. Each Monday we’ll feature an encore concert from the CMC Concert Hall archives which will be available to view on-demand on our website. Concerts can be viewed for one week, and will be available on our YouTube Channel.
New concerts will be available on Mondays, following the schedule below. Click the links for more program information, or check our online calendar for more schedule details.
August 10–14 is a special edition of the concert series. CMC in partnership with Carnaval San Francisco presents Part 2 “El Son de la Misión” – Juntos Contra el Hambre. Carnaval San Francisco will be simultaneously broadcasting Part 1 of El Son de la Misión” live on Facebook and running a virtual telethon to raise money for its food distribution program in the Mission District for people economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. On Monday, August 10 at 5:00pm, watch the show and the virtual telethon to raise money for food relief for Mission District families. We’ll broadcast the livestream right here on our website. Or visit the Mission Food Hub donation page or Carnaval San Francisco’s Facebook page to tune in. Please note that El Son de la Misión (parts 1 and 2) encores will only be available to replay through August 14.
Support the Mission Food Hub
Carnaval San Francisco has announced that a generous donor has created a challenge grant matching every dollar up to $100,000 raised during El Son de la Misión” – Juntos Contra el Hambre (Fighting Hunger Together)!
Program information for “El Son de la Misión” can be found here.
“El Son de la Misión: A Musical Journey from 1960–Present” features the work of Artistic Director, Lead Composer, and Arranger John Calloway, Co-Theatrical Director Script Writer and Lyricist Carlos Barón, and a talented cast of musicians and actors.
Commissioned and originally produced by Community Music Center in 2016, “El Son de la Misión” examines the history of the Mission District through music, featuring original songs that reflect pivotal social and artistic movements in the neighborhood’s past with artists of the present.
CMC dedicates this performance to the superb work of Carnaval SF who is raising money to distribute food and assistance to individuals and families impacted by the pandemic which has proven to have significantly more devastating health and economic consequences on the Latino community. For more info or to make a donation: www.carnavalsanfrancisco.org
Encore! Summer Concert Series Schedule:
• July 20–26: Teen Jazz Orchestra Winter Concert 2019
• July 27–August 2: Cultural Traditions in Diaspora featuring CMC Faculty (2019)
• August 3–9: El Son de la Misión – Juntos Contra el Hambre PART I in collaboration with Carnaval San Francisco (2016)
• August 10–14: El Son de la Misión – Juntos Contra el Hambre PART II in collaboration with Carnaval San Francisco (2016) note that this performance will only be available for 5 days.
• August 17–23: Revolution! Music in Times of Turmoil, Trouble, and Triumph Acts I–II 16th Annual CMC Faculty Keyboard Marathon (2019)
• August 24–30: Revolution! Music in Times of Turmoil, Trouble, and Triumph Acts III–IV 16th Annual CMC Faculty Keyboard Marathon (2019)
• August 31–September 6: Outsound Presents 18th Annual New Music Summit: Free Flowing Night of Original Comprovisation (2019)