Regional Classical Music Ensembles and Resources


Concert Series

Instrumental Ensembles (mostly)

Choral & Vocal Ensembles

Annual Festivals

Sunset Center, Carmel-by-the-Sea

Website: www.sunsetcenter.org

Box Office : 831 620 2048    Fax: 831-624-0147

Email: ticketsvcs@sunsetcenter.org


Music and Books About Music:

Online Calendars and Concert Reviews

Peninsula Reviews features reviews of classical music concerts, previews of upcoming classical music events, and a periodic newsletter.  Pianist and teacher Lyn Bronson is the publisher and editor.

Performing Arts Monterey Bay was created by music writer Scott MacClelland. The site covers live music, dance and theater, open to the public, in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties.


Print Publications With Websites


Carmel Impresarios

A cultural biography of Dene Denny and Hazel Watrous, the two extraordinary women who created Carmel Music Society (1927) and the Carmel Bach Festival (1935) and were central figures in Carmel's artistic and architectural development in the years before WWII. Includes a detailed study of music and theater in Carmel's earliest decades. 400 pages, 300 vintage illustrations, a century of history, fully footnoted and indexed, extensive Appendix and Bibliography.

“The reference material itself is worth the price of
the book” - John Crosse, Los Angeles architectural history scholar. www.socalarchhistory.blogspot.com

Available online and locally. Click here.


Radio and Online Music

A  great mix of music and talk on FM,
they also stream all-classical HD on the web. Website: kazu.org

KDFC

103.9 FM in Monterey
and 95.9 FM in Big Sur
San Francisco's KDFC is one of the most popular classical music FM stations in the USA. It is listener-supported, all-classical, a service of the Universty of Southern California. 

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