Onstage at Green Music Center

Schroeder Hall Events 2016-17

Now in its third season, Schroeder Hall showcases a diverse array of programming, with performances representing the best of Northern San Francisco Bay area, as well as featuring emerging International talent, and campus-wide educational events. Completed in 2014, Schroeder Hall is a 240-seat cathedral-like recital hall, is notable for its curved architecture featuring no 90-degree angles, soaring ceilings, and dedicated organ balcony that is home to a 1,248-pipe Brombaugh Opus 9 organ.


Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age

Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 – 7:00 pm

In Screenagers, as with her award-winning documentaries on mental health, Documentary Filmmaker and Primary Care Physician Delaney Ruston takes a deeply personal approach as she probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including her own, to explore struggles over social media, video games, academics and internet addiction. 

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Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng, violin

Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng, violin

Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 – 3:00 pm

Taiwanese violinist Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng is rapidly building an international reputation as an emerging young soloist of enormous promise praised for his “grace, poise, and blistering virtuosity.”

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Musicians from the Valley of the Moon Music Festival | Program II: Nick Phan and Schubert's Cello

Musicians from the Valley of the Moon Music Festival | Program II: Nick Phan and Schubert's Cello

Saturday, Mar. 4, 2017 – 3:00 pm

Nicholas Phan, tenor
Nora Chastain, violin
Christopher Whitley, violin II
Jodi Levitz, viola
Jean-Michel Fonteneau, cello I
Tanya Tomkins, cello II
Eric Zivian, fortepiano

Schubert Leider | Schubert: Cello Quintet

 

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India in a Day A film by Richie Mehta Co-presented by Sonoma International Film Festival

India in a Day A film by Richie Mehta Co-presented by Sonoma International Film Festival

Saturday, Mar. 4, 2017 – 7:00 pm

India in a Day is India's largest crowdsourced documentary,The film is a unique document, captures a remarkable range of characters and personal reflections on what it means to be alive in India today.

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Haochen Zhang, piano

Haochen Zhang, piano

Sunday, Mar. 19, 2017 – 3:00 pm

“Such a combination of enchanting, sensitive lyricism and hypnotizing forcefulness is a phenomenon encountered very rarely.” –Ury Eppstein, The Jerusalem Post

Since his gold medal win at the Thirteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2009, 25-year-old Chinese pianist Haochen Zhang has captivated audiences in the United States, Europe, and Asia with a unique combination of deep musical sensitivity, fearless imagination, and spectacular virtuosity.

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Brasil Guitar Duo

Brasil Guitar Duo

Sunday, Apr. 2, 2017 – 3:00 pm

 Brasil Guitar Duo strives to expand the repertoire for two guitars, with Lora contributing works of his own and Luiz arranging both classical and Brazilian music. The Duo performs a broad repertoire of classical guitar duos (Bach, Sor, Scarlatti, Debussy, etc.) combined with the traditional music of its native land (choro, samba, maxixe, and baião).

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Kalpana - A Film By Uday Shankar

Kalpana - A Film By Uday Shankar

Friday, Apr. 7, 2017 – 7:00 pm

The sole film of celebrated Indian dancer Uday Shankar (older brother of sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar), Kalpana is a vibrant dance-drama that revolves around a young dancer’s dream of forming his own dance academy. Originally filmed in 1948, it was restored in 2008 by The Film Foundation’s World Cinema Project, founded by Martin Scorsese, at Cineteca di Bologna/L’Immagine Ritrovata in association with the family of Uday Shankar, the National Film Archive of India, and Dungarpur Films.

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Jonathan Dimmock, organ

Jonathan Dimmock, organ

Sunday, Apr. 30, 2017 – 3:00 pm

 Organist, Jonathan Dimmock, is well-known internationally as a recitalist, conductor, accompanist, ensemble musician, entrepreneur and writer.

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Musicians from the Valley of the Moon Music Festival | Program III: The Multifaceted Brahms

Musicians from the Valley of the Moon Music Festival | Program III: The Multifaceted Brahms

Saturday, May. 13, 2017 – 3:00 pm

Emily Marvosh, contralto
Ian Swenson, violin
Sadie Glass, horn
Bettina Mussumeli, violin
Jodi Levitz
, viola
Tanya Tomkins, cello
Eric Zivian, fortepiano

Brahms: Horn Trio | Brahms: songs for mezzo-soprano, viola and piano | Brahms: G Minor Piano Quartet

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Benjamin Beilman, violin

Benjamin Beilman, violin

Sunday, May. 14, 2017 – 3:00 pm

Benjamin Beilman is one of his generation's fastest rising international stars. He is the recipient of the prestigious 2014 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, a 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant, and a 2012 London Music Masters Award.

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