Ragnar Bohlin

Stanislav Trofimov sings the title role in San Francisco Symphony’s “Boris Godunov.” (Courtesy Cory Weaver)

Orchestra rings, drama static in SF Symphony’s ‘Boris Godunov’

With booming voices and plentiful political peril, the San Francisco Symphony’s “Boris…


San Francisco Symphony closes its 2016-17 season with performances of Berlioz’s groundbreaking “Roméo et Juliette.”  (Courtesy Stefan Cohen)

SF Symphony’s Berlioz ‘Roméo et Juliette’ c’est magnifique

When Hector Berlioz set out to write “Roméo et Juliette,” he vowed…


Ragnar Bohlin, center, leads Cappella SF, a new, already critically acclaimed, Bay Area professional choral group. (Courtesy photo)

Top-notch pro vocalists light up Cappella SF

There are hundreds of choruses in the Bay Area, but only one…