[email protected] holds Winter Residency Program, presents benefit concert

[email protected]’s seventh annual Winter Residency Program takes place this year from March 3 through 10 at Menlo School. The Program brings some of the classical music world’s elite young musicians to the San Francisco Peninsula for a week long series of special performances, a public benefit concert, and educational activities with local middle and high […]

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Sarah Ghandour: Playing her way to a musical future

When Sarah Ghandour needs a break from the rigors of cello practice and school work, she hops on her bicycle and pedals to the Stanford Theater, hopefully to see a Ginger Rogers musical. “She’s the one who inspired me to take up tap dancing,” says the accomplished musician who also plays piano and “a little […]

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[email protected] expands offerings, venues in its 8th season

While the first performance of [email protected]’s 2010 is tonight at the festival’s newest venue, the Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, a free open house at Menlo School on Saturday offers the opportunity to discover the inner workings of the festival, which is in its eighth season. Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons and Music for a […]

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Performing Arts Center at Menlo-Atherton High School – opening this weekend

Update: Local newspaper Almanac New has a great cover story on  this weekend’s opening of MAPAC. Originally posted on 9/20/09: Finishing touches are underway in advance of the opening of the new Performing Arts Center at Menlo-Atherton High School the second weekend in October, highlighted by a performance by [email protected]’s Artistic Directors, cellist David Finckel […]

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