NorCal Music Festival makes stop in Morgan Hill

ORCHESTRA MASTERWORKS The NorCal Music Festival travels to Morgan Hill on June 8. Contributed photo

The second annual NorCal Music Festival comes to a close June 6-9 with chamber music and orchestra masterworks, including guest artists the Ghaderi-Focks Duo.

The pair—Kimia Ghaderi, violin, and Andrew Focks, piano—will perform a program of works by Bach, Telemann, Mendelssohn, Kreisler, Rachmaninoff, Richter and Ramnath at 7:30pm June 8 at Advent Lutheran Church in Morgan Hill. They also will perform as part of chamber ensembles at 7:30pm June 6 at Advent Lutheran. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Ghaderi and Focks have been musical collaborators since 2012.

Other ensembles will perform on June 6 at Sequoia Christian Church in Redwood City and Congregation Sherith Israel in San Francisco.

The final series of Orchestra Masterworks Concerts will be a program of works by festival co-founder Kyle T. Jones and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5, at 7:30pm June 7 at Advent Lutheran, 7:30pm June 8 at First Christian Church in Berkeley, and 5:30pm June 9 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in San Francisco.

The NorCal Music Festival runs through June 9 in various locations from Morgan Hill to San Francisco. For ticket information, visit www.NorCalMusic.org.

Susan Rife

Lover of arts & books; ukulele learner; therapeutic knitter; long-distance runner. Former Arts and Books Editor at Herald-Tribune.
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