San Francisco Symphony pre-concert talk
Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
Sarah gives the pre-concert talk for the San Francisco Symphony’s season opener, conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen, featuring John Adams’ Slonimsky’s Earbox, Ginastera’s Estancia Suite with Alonzo King LINES Ballet, songs by Wayne Shorter with vocalist/bassist esperanza spalding, and Noche de encantamiento from La noche de los Mayas by Silvestre Revueltas.
This Same TempleTBA
Dresher Studio, Oakland
Sarah joins Regina Myers in a two-piano recital:
Meredith Monk ~ Ellis Island
Paul Dresher ~ This Same Temple
Eleanor Alberga ~ Three-Day Mix
Lou Harrison ~ Festival Dance (West Coast premiere)
Frederic Rzewski ~ Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues (two-piano version)
post- concert talks for PIVOT
Herbst Theatre and Taub Atrium Theater, San Francisco
Sarah hosts five post-concert talks with the featured artists in this season’s PIVOT series, including Theo Bleckmann, Brooklyn Rider with Nicholas Phan, The Living Earth Show with Post:Ballet, and Jennifer Koh with Missy Mazzoli. More information at sfperformances.org.
The Ross McKee Foundation - Halloween Concert7pm
this is a virtual event
Sarah performs “Le Gibet” from Ravel’s Gaspard de la nuit for The Ross McKee’s Foundation Halloween Concert.
Mills College Music Now Concert Series8 pm
Mills College, Oakland
Sarah Cahill performs her ongoing project, The Future is Female, featuring works composed by women who have a connection to Mills College as a student or teacher.
Elinor Armer ~ Thaw
Maggi Payne ~ Holding Pattern
Janice Giteck ~ Tara’s Love Will Melt the Sword
Pauline Oliveros ~ Quintuplets Play Pen
Theresa Wong ~ She Dances Naked Under Palm Trees
Mary Watkins ~ Summer Days
Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive
2155 Center St.
Sarah performs a special seven-hour marathon performance of The Future is Female in the Crane Forum of BAMPFA.