The Town Quartet has a weekly Sunday afternoon residency at the Musical Offering Cafe in Berkeley CA from about 1-3.  There is always music, even if I'm not there!


Upcoming Shows

Saturday June 2, 7pm: Town Quartet house concert @ Alameda CA

Sunday June 3, 4pm: Town Quartet and Friends @ Starry Plough, Berkeley CA

Friday June 8, 7:30pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble album release show @ Red Poppy, San Francisco CA

Sunday June 10, 5pm: Trouble Ensemble album release show @ City of Refuge UCC, Oakland CA


Selected Past Performances

Saturday April 30, 7:30pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble performs for Pacifica Performances @ Pacifica Center for the Arts, 1220A Linda Mar Blvd, Pacifica CA

Friday April 29, 9pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble performs for Mercury Soul @ the Great Northern, San Francisco CA

Sunday April 22, 7pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble performs for Music on the Hill @ St. Aidan’s Church, San Francisco CA

Saturday April 14: Symphony Napa Valley @ Lincoln Theater, Yountville CA

Friday March 23, 7pm: Solo house concert Groupmuse @ Oakland CA (please register on Groupmuse directly for address by clicking on this link)

Saturday March 17, 3:30pm: performance of Bekaert's "Requiem" as part of Thomas Buckner's “Music of Living Composers” concert @ St. John’s Presbyterian Church, Berkeley CA

February 16-17: Town Quartet joins Chico State University for performances of the Magic Flute (after a week of working with student chamber groups)

Sunday February 4, 2pm: Selections for Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time as part of a live taping of the podcast Cadence: what music tells us about the mind @ San Francisco Conservatory of Music's Sol Joseph Recital Hall, San Francisco CA

February 2-3, TBA: Town Quartet at Menuhin Seminar, San Francisco State University

January 27-28: North State Symphony Chamber Concerts, Chico and Redding CA

Friday January 12 2018, 8pm: When the War Began, MISMA, and Quartet for the End of Time @ Center for New Music, San Francisco CA

Saturday December 16, 8pm: Evanescence @ Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco CA

December 2-3: Hidden Valley Chamber Orchestra @ Hidden Valley Music Seminars, Carmel Valley CA and @ Peace United Church, Santa Cruz CA

Saturday November 18, 7:30pm: Brett Carson's Mysterious Descent (album release) @ Center for New Music, San Francisco CA

Friday September 29, 7pm: Town Quartet plays Dvorak, Patzner, and Sup @ St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Oakland CA

Friday September 22, 8pm: Ian Carey's Wood/Metal/Plastic (premier) @ the Sound Room, Oakland CA

Tuesday September 19, 8:30pm: Hunter Gather (Seattle) and Jordan Glenn with Strings @ Pro Arts, Oakland CA

Friday September 8, 7pm: Music of Roscoe Mitchell @ De Young Museum, San Francisco CA

August 25-September 3: Redwood Tango Trio Midwest Tour (Madison WI, Milwaukee WI, Cincinnati OH, Bloomington IN, Louisville KY, St Louis MO, Iowa City IA, Chicago IL, Viroqua WI) 

June 2, 3, 4: Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra @ Hertz Hall, Berkeley CA

Friday May 19, 6pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble @ Presidio Officers' Club, San Francisco CA

Tuesday May 16,  7:30pm: Juxtapositions Chamber Ensemble performs for the 32nd Annual Student Composition and New Music Festival @ Stanislaus State, Turlock CA

Saturday April 15, 8pm: Lou Harrison Centenary Concert @ Mills College Littlefield Concert Hall, Oakland CA

Sunday April 2, 4pm: Town Quartet presents Classical Music @ Starry Plough, Berkeley CA

March 11, 12, 18, 19: The Marriage of Figaro with Livermore Valley Opera @ Bankhead Theater, Livermore CA

Tuesday March 28: Juxtapositions Chamber Ensemble performs Hindemith and Messiaen @ Stanislaus State, Turlock CA

Sunday March 26, 3pm: Seismic Strings Quartet concert "Late Works: Turbulence and Apotheosis" @ Maybeck Studio, Berkeley CA

Sunday January 28, 7:30pm: Sl(e)ight Ensemble plays the SIMM Series @ Musician's Union Hall, San Francisco CA

Sunday January 22 2017, 4pm: Town Quartet accompanies pianist Alon Goldstein @ Peace United Church, Santa Cruz CA

Wednesday December 14, 7pm: Sl(e)ight Ensemble @ the Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland CA

Sunday December 4th, 4pm: Town Quartet presents Classical Music @ Starry Plough Pub, Berkeley CA

Friday December 2nd, 7:30pm: Redwood Tango Sextet @ Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco CA

October 28th and 29th, 8pm: Brilliante Strings with the Natasha Carlitz Dance Ensemble @ Cubberley Theatre, Palo Alto CA

Sunday October 16, 4pm: Recital @ St. John's Episcopal Church, Oakland CA

Wednesday October 12, 7pm: Town Quartet presents New Music by Local Composers @ Vessel Gallery, Oakland CA

Saturday October 8, 12pm: Seismic Strings @ Legion of Honor, San Francisco CA

September 24, 25 and October 1, 2: The Flying Dutchman with Livermore Valley Opera @ Bankhead Theater, Livermore CA

Sunday August 28, 8pm: Redwood Tango Ensemble Concert and Milonga @ Community Music Center, San Francisco CA

Saturday August 27, 7:30pm: Seismic Quartet Concert @ Berkeley Piano Club, Berkeley CA

Saturday August 13, 8pm: Ensemble Mik Nawooj presents The Future of Hip-Hop: America's Newest Indigenous Art @ Impact Hub, Oakland CA

Tuesday July 26, 7:30pm: Brett Carson's "Mysterious Descent" @ Outsound New Music Summit, Community Music Center, San Francisco CA

July 15, 16, 8pm: Eclecta Trio @ Vau de Vire presents The Soiled Dove, Alameda CA

Sunday July 10, 4pm: Juxtapositions Chamber Ensemble perform's Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time @ Flower Pianos, San Francisco Botanical Gardens, San Francisco CA

Sunday June 19, 8pm: Aaron Novik's O+O+ (also performing are DJ Neil Martinson, the Alexander Noice Sextet, and Logan Hone) @ Ham & Eggs Tavern, Los Angeles CA

Saturday June 18, 6:45pm: Aaron Novik's O+O+ @ Switchboard Music Festival, Brava Theater San Francisco CA

Sunday June 5, 7:30pm: Cellista & the Juxtapositions Chamber Ensemble Present: Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time @ Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco CA

Sunday May 29, 5pm: Town Quartet performs for Jordan Nadell's recital @ CSU East Bay, Hayward CA

Saturday May 28, 8pm: Curious Flights @ San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Saturday May 28, 1pm: Ensemble Mik Nawooj and Camille Mai @ Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco CA

Monday May 23, 9pm: Andrew Jamieson's Trouble Ensemble @ Studio Grand, Oakland CA

Sunday May 22, 12:30pm: Seismic Quartet @ San Rafael CA

Saturday April 30, 8:30pm: Chiara Giovando's Puncture Tones @ the Lab, San Francisco CA

March 12, 13, 19, 20: The Italian Girl in Algiers with the Livermore Valley Opera at Bankhead Theatre, Livermore CA

Sunday March 6, 4pm: Town Quartet Classical show #3 at the Starry Plough, Berkeley CA

February 21 6pm: post-Evensong concert with pianist Jun Kim at St. John's Episcopal Church, Oakland CA

January 24 7pm: Bach Double Concerto with Dawn Harms and the Paradise Symphony Orchestra @ Paradise Performing Arts Center, Paradise CA

January 15 2016 7:30pm: Concerto Club at Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco CA

Thursday December 10, 2015, 8pm: Solo set of original music followed by Honeydunes and ht&tcs @ Planthouse, Oakland CA (828 Arlington Ave, downstairs)

November 15, 2015, 4pm: Town Quartet with friends, classical show #2 @ the Starry Plough, Berkeley CA

September 6, 2015: Ensemble Mik Nawooj @ Star Theater, Portland OR

September 5, 2015: Ensemble Mik Nawooj @ Barboza, Seattle WA

September 4, 2015: Ensemble Mik Nawooj @ Axe and Fiddle Public House, Cottage Grove OR

August 31, 2015, 9 pm: Spirituals in Dialogue (duo with Andrew Jamieson - it's his music!) @ VAMP, Oakland CA

August 28, 2015, 8 pm: Ensemble Mik Nawooj with Town Quartet @ Piedmont Pianos, Oakland CA

August 14, 2015, 8 pm: Town Quartet plays new music of Oakland Composers @ Omni Commons, Oakland CA

August 12, 2015, 9 pm: Ensemble Mik Nawooj (Opening for The John Brothers Piano Company) @ The Chapel, San Francisco CA

June 14, 2015, 12 pm: Town Quartet with Vocallective @ the Legion of Honor Rodin Gallery, San Francisco CA

May 15, 2015, 8:30 pm:  Town Quartet @ the Starry Plough, Berkeley CA (first ever classical music night at the venue!)

July 25, 2014, 7:30 pm: Best Coast Composers Series #8: Aaron Novik @ Center for New Music, San Francisco CA

June 25 and 28, 2014, 8 pm: Andrew Jamieson's Heaven Down Here (chamber opera) @ First Congregational Church, Oakland CA

January 19, 2014 7 PM: Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola, and Orchestra with Joel Quivey and the Paradise Symphony Orchestra @ Paradise Performing Arts Center, Paradise CA

September 29, 2013: Ear of the Storm surround sound performance [part of An Itch to Skatch] at the Community Music Center, San Francisco CA

August 10, 2013, 5 pm: Edwin Hawkins Celebration at the Mormon Temple, Oakland CA

August 3, 2013, 7 pm: Solo set for Low Down Throw Down series @ Actual Cafe, Oakland CA