« Week of March 27, 2011 »
Start: 03/27/2011 8:00 pm

Join our favorite Texans on the final evening of the California Tom Pittman Farewell Tour, with their spiffy vocal harmonies, polished steel guitar licks, and excel- lent instrumentals, laced with twisted humor and just-a-hair-short-of-traditional lyrics.

Start: 03/28/2011 8:00 pm

Back for their third Classical at the Freight appearance, the Bay Area's own New Esterházy Quartet has just completed their historic "Haydn Project," performing all 68 delicious Haydn string quartets over 18 concerts. The quartet, featuring Kati Kyme and Lisa Weiss on violins, Anthony Martin on viola, and cellist William Skeen, performs two delightful viola quintets by Haydn and Mozart with SFCO music director and violist, Ben Simon.

Start: 03/29/2011 8:00 pm

All performers are welcome to participate in this event that has produced some of our brightest performers, including: Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza.

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS! One unique aspect of our Open Mic is that, unlike those held in noisy bars where people show up in spite of the fact that there's live music, you will be playing to a supportive group of friends and performers who are actually listening!!!

Start: 03/30/2011 8:00 pm

Troubadours from the mountains of New York and the beaches of California converge on our stage in this acoustic soul double bill featuring Karen Savoca with Pete Heitzman, and Steve Meckfessel & Keith Greeninger.

Start: 03/31/2011 8:00 pm

Wildly imaginative troubadour Dan Bern, returns to ignite the Freight stage with material shifting from political satire to love ballads to Beatles impres- sions.

Start: 04/01/2011 8:00 pm

Prepare to be swept off your feet, as the John Jorgenson Quintet blows the roof off a mind-blowing evening of Gypsy jazz in the first night of our Esprit de Django et Stephane Festival.

Start: 04/02/2011 8:00 pm

Tonight versatile musician, composer, arranger, and educator Tony Marcus celebrates his birthday in spectacular style with a host of musical cohorts.