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

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Shenson Series 2024 clif website calendar

Shenson Faculty Concert Series: Stevie Wonder – His Songs in the Key of Life with Clif Payne

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
Farallon
Wednesday, 
August 7, 2024
6:30 pm
 – 8:00 pm
Bissap Baobab
2243 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

CMC is excited to join our neighbors at Bissap Baobab to provide live music. Enjoy delicious West African food, tasty beverages, and awesome community “teranga” (hospitality)—with a variety of CMC student, faculty, and community performers. Come listen and believe in the power of music to connect people, celebrate cultures and transform lives! Wednesday, August 7 […]

Cost: Free
Shenson Series 2024 Ava website calendar
Thursday, 
August 8, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Highlighting historical performance practice, CMC faculty violinist Ava Gehlen-Williams will feature efflorescent classical music throughout the ages by under-represented composers, exploring musical connections, lineage, and influences of female composers. The program will include a variety of works for strings and piano by Clara Schumann, Florence Price, Grażyna Bacewicz, Francesca Caccini, and more. Featured Musicians: Ava […]

Cost: Free
Shenson Series 2024 Deszon website calendar
Thursday, 
August 15, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

This performance—a collaboration of poetry/spoken word and the improvised music of Deszon X. Claiborne—harkens back to the legendary legacy of The Last Poets and explores contemporary realities of Black life in the San Francisco Bay Area. In particular, the work will reflect the deep experiences that Deszon has had with Black youth in his recent […]

Cost: Free
Charanga Trumpet crop
Wednesday, 
August 21, 2024
6:30 pm
 – 8:00 pm
Bissap Baobab
2243 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

CMC is excited to join our neighbors at Bissap Baobab to provide live music. Enjoy delicious West African food, tasty beverages, and awesome community “teranga” (hospitality)—with a variety of CMC student, faculty, and community performers. Come listen and believe in the power of music to connect people, celebrate cultures and transform lives! Wednesday, August 21 […]

Cost: Free
Sing Tung Banner Web
Sunday, 
August 25, 2024
4:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Join us for a heartwarming afternoon celebrating Sin-Tung Chiu’s 50th Anniversary Reunion Recital. In the mid-1970s, during his tenure as Artist-in-Residence at the Bay View Summer Music Festival and Summer Conservatory of Music, longtime CMC Faculty Sin-Tung Chiu performed and taught violin and viola. On this special day, he will reunite with his former students […]

Cost: Free

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