Category: Events

Elevate concerts, house parties, and special events

Come hear a piece that changed music forever. Arnold Schoenberg’s pivotal Chamber Symphony was one of the first to blur the line between tonality and atonality. More Info ▶

So many women are writing amazing music today, there’s really no excuse for the continued overrepresentation of male composers on concert programs. Elevate has always believed in the importance of promoting female composers, but we wanted to do more to balance the scales. More Info ▶

Come hear an all-brass program in a unique art studio that features one-of-a-kind views of SF’s elevated freeways. The evening will be filled with delicious hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, and a program of inspiring music—all while watching the city zooming by. More Info ▶

Stravinsky’s quirky, offbeat Soldier’s Tale has been inspiring composers and audiences alike since its 1918 premiere. Come hear the lilting melodies of the original along with two pieces that pay tribute! More Info ▶

Spend an afternoon listening to virtuosic solo repertoire while enjoying an open bar and small bites in an intimate salon setting. Space is very limited for this event, so reserve your spot early.


  • Willson Osborne – Rhapsody for Clarinet
  • Elliott Carter – Elegy for Viola and Piano
  • Francis Poulenc – Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
  • Rebecca Clarke – Sonata for Viola and Piano

After dark the rules bend, wandering begins, and our imaginations open up. These hours sometimes create tranquility and possibility, sometimes loneliness and fear. Join us for this musical exploration of the night, featuring a new premiere from our composer-in-residence Nick Vasallo and the winning piece from our inaugural call for scores. More Info ▶

Join us for an evening of world-class music performed in an intimate salon setting. Elevate will present several sets of chamber music paired with a multi-course hors d’oeuvres menu by rising-star chef Eric Chow. There will also be an open bar. More Info ▶