"As One" by Laura Kaminsky:
Sacramento State School of Music
Festival of New American Music

Friday, November 12, 2021, 7:00 p.m.
pre-concert talk at 6:00 p.m.

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Mezzo-soprano Linda Baird, baritone Omari Tau, the Chevalier String Quartet, and conductor Ryan Murray perform As One, a chamber opera with music by Laura Kaminsky and libretto by Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed. This beautiful, moving, and groundbreaking work tells the story of a transgender woman as she comes to terms with her gender identity. Tune in at 6:00 p.m. for a pre-concert talk with As One composer Laura Kaminsky, As One librettists Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed, mezzo-soprano Tona Brown, baritone Lucas Bouk, and baritone Omari Tau, moderated by FeNAM Co-Director Scott Perkins.


VITA Academy's Chevalier Project

Sunday, November 14, 2021, 3:00 p.m.
Crocker Art Museum
216 "O" Street, Sacramento

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Meet the creators of the VITA Academy’s Chevalier Project, which brings to life the talent of this extraordinary composer through music, video, and an interactive study guide.


Shinkoskey Noon Concerts- UC Davis: JOHANNES BRAHMS AND

November 18, 2021 - 12:05 pm - 1:00 pm (Free concert)
Recital Hall, Ann E. Pitzer Center

Chase Spruill IV, violin
Dagenais Smiley, violin and UC Davis lecturer in music
Cassandra Lynne Richburg, viola
Susan Lamb Cook, cello and UC Davis lecturer in music
I-Hui Chen, piano and UC Davis lecturer in music


Clara Schumann: Piano Trio in G Minor, op. 17
Johannes Brahms: Piano Quintet in F Minor, op. 34


New Century Chamber Orchestra: Hope@Home- Next Generation

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Daniel Hope and New Century Chamber Orchestra come together for a special series of streamed episodes showcasing the beauty and rich cultural fabric of our community in San Francisco. As part of the larger Hope@Home - Next Generation series hosted by, these episodes reached millions of international viewers and can be viewed by clicking below.