JCC San Francisco Lectures

Sep 5, 2012 - Oct 12, 2012  

JCC San Francisco
3200 California Street
San Francisco, 94118
Education Event

Approximate running time: 60 minutes.

Friday, September 20, 1-2pm
Now in his 34th season with the San Francisco Opera, Director of Music Administration Kip Cranna gives a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming season, discussing highlights and sharing audio and video examples.

Friday, October 18, 1-2pm
San Francisco Opera's longtime Director of Artistic Administration, Dr. Clifford "Kip" Cranna, illustrates how composers use their personal artistic instincts to find inspiration in works by great writers, transforming their sources in fascinating and unexpected ways. Video examples compare print, film, and operatic versions of traditional and more contemporary works.

Both lectures presented by Kip Cranna, San Francisco Opera Director of Music Administration, at the Jewish Community Center, San Francisco.

Free admission.  Seating is first-come, first-served.

For more information, call 415-292-1278.