• Named in honor of violinist and Stanford alum John Lad (’74), prize includes invitation to appear on the Stanford Live season at Bing Concert Hall.

    Next season, the young Trio Cleonice will return to Bing to perform on the Stanford Live season as recipients of the SLSQ’s annual John Lad Prize.

  • Stanford's prized St. Lawrence String Quartet kicks off 25th anniversary.

    Celebrating its 25th anniversary this season, the St. Lawrence String Quartet will unveil three brand-new works at Stanford while also reinterpreting the rich historical legacy of the string quartet medium.

  • More information is available about single tickets and new events added to the 2014-15 Stanford Live season.

    Stanford Live’s expanded 2014-15 season is becoming even more expanded. In addition to the nearly 60 performances already scheduled, Executive Director Wiley Hausam has announced added events to the 2014-15 lineup, the organization's third season at Bing Concert Hall.


  • 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.