• Lavay Smith leads dance party at Bing Concert Hall

    In a turn—or maybe a twirl—away from Bing Concert Hall’s usual programs, Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, a local institution, are playing not the auditorium but the lobby.

  • Instrumental & Vocal Music Activities in the 2013-14 season


    Stanford Live produced 48 small group and full orchestral coachings by San Francisco Symphony members over the past academic year.

  • On Tuesday, May 27, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra members Tanya Tomkins and Eric Zivian offer a free performance, along with a panel discussion and master class.

    On Tuesday, May 27, players from the acclaimed Bay Area period ensemble Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra visit Stanford's Campbell Recital Hall to coach student musicians and perform chamber works.  

  • Our first summer series features national and international stars along with some Bay Area favorites.

    Our 2013-14 Season comes to a close this weekend, but the music continues! We're pleased to announce the inaugural Stanford Live Summer Season, four exciting music performances you shouldn't miss! 

  • Stephen Hinton answers the Stanford Live Five.

    Stanford Live Five is a blog series that shares the many voices of those who contribute to the performing arts at Stanford. We're inviting artists, staff, crew, and other Stanford Live "family" members from behind the scenes to answer five questions in our much abbreviated version of a Proust questionnaire.