Awarded a prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant in 2009, French violinist Arnaud Sussmann is a rising star. Trained at the Juilliard School, he performs at the Music@Menlo festival today and Tuesday. The program, called “Impassioned: Listeners on Fire,” includes works by Schumann, Dvorák and Fauré, and also features pianists Gilbert Kalish and Wu Han, violist Richard O’Neill, and cellists Dmitri Atapine and David Finckel.
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As the chamber music festival Music@Menlo opens its 10th season today, its dazzling programming and accomplishments are out of proportion with its mere-decade history. Read More
In addition to music festivals in The City, events in attractive locations such as Napa and Santa Cruz encourage combining two fine traditional seasonal activities — day trips and concert-going in casual attire, in informal settings. Note: Summer ticket prices often are cheaper than those in fall and winter. Read More