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Upcoming Events

CMC presents high-quality, low cost concerts and events at its Mission District Branch and throughout the city.

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Classical Kids Discovery Day

Sunday, 
June 23, 2024
11:00 am
 – 4:00 pm
Bowes Center
200 Van Ness Ave, SF

CMC is excited to join KDFC for a family-friendly day of musical discovery, with free performances, hands-on activities, and musical partners from Bay Area music organizations. Students in our Young Musicians Program (YMP) will perform chamber music, and CMC will lead fun 30-minute classes for little ones and their caregivers. Sunday, June 23 from 11am–4pm Bowes Center, 200 Van […]

Cost: Free
Organizer: KDFC
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Friday, 
June 28, 2024
6:00 pm
 – 6:45 pm
Median at Dolores and 17th Streets, San Francisco, CA

Singers from CMC’s New Voices Bay Area TIGQ Chorus will lend their voices in celebration and encouragement to all who march past during this year’s 20th Anniversary Trans March. The San Francisco Trans March is San Francisco’s largest transgender Pride event and one of the largest trans events in the entire world. It’s always the […]

Cost: Free
Organizer: District 10 Pride
Ina Chalis Opera Ensemble 80s
Saturday, 
July 6, 2024
1:00 pm
 – 3:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94609

On July 6, 2019, the Community Music Center lost a long-term vocal faculty with the passing of Ina Chalis (1928–2019). Ina started teaching at CMC in 1966 and brought her training in voice, piano, Italian and Russian opera and art songs to CMC students. She was the director of the Ina Chalis Opera Ensemble that performed […]

Cost: Free
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Sunday, 
July 7, 2024
3:30 pm
 – 5:00 pm
Calvary Presbytrerian Church Sanctuary
2515 Fillmore Street, San Francisco

Erick Peralta Quartet performs at the 35th Fillmore Jazz Festival – the Harlem of the West. Bringing together his myriad musical experiences and influences, CMC faculty member, Peruvian American jazz artist Erick Peralta presents his mix of modern jazz and Afro-Latin American folkloric traditions. The program will highlight original compositions inspired by this blended perspective, as well […]

Cost: Free
Organizer: Fillmore Jazz Festival
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Thursday, 
July 11, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

It’s been five years since Fog City Harmonia’s first rehearsal, and we’re excited to celebrate with you! Join us as we revisit our favorite music from Harmonia’s early years, reminisce about how far we’ve come, and sing alongside our talented friends. Featuring performances by The Fog City Singers, Bay Area Showcase, Peninsulaires, Harmony Fusion Chorus, […]

Cost: $45 Premium Seating, $30 GA, $25 Earlybird, $15 Student, Senior, and Financial Need
Organizer: Fog City Harmonia
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Thursday, 
July 25, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Join GRAMMY-honored vocalist Clif Payne as he celebrates songs from Stevie Wonder’s greatest album, Songs In The Key of Life. For this special concert, Clif will sing re-imagined versions of Stevie’s songs backed by a trio consisting of pianist Frank Martin, bassist Daniel Fabricant and drummer David Rokeach. Frank has toured with Sting, Billy Joel […]

Cost: Free

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