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May 2012

Salon97 Returns to Boston!

May 5, 2012 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Saturday, May 5, 3:00 p.m. We're thrilled to be back in Boston and to reconnect with some of our East Coast community! Good times and cupcakes will be had, great music will be played, and dinner will follow.

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Field Trip to VoiceBox Live’s Drinking/Songs

May 16, 2012 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Wednesday, May 16, 8:00 p.m. 50 Mason Social House (more info) We're thrilled to take our first field trip of the year to Voice Box Live's Drinking/Songs! Beer tasting and drinking song performances = what could be better?

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June 2012

ZYZZYVA & Salon97 Summer Soiree!

June 12, 2012 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, June 12, 6:30 p.m. 466 Geary Street, Suite 401, San Francisco On June 12 we present our first-ever collaboration with the famed and fabulous ZYZZYVA Magazine! Mixing and mingling and wine, cupcakes, and other refreshments will be plentiful. We'll also have a short program featuring music by two West Coast composers and readings by Will Boast and Lindsey Thordarson. Not to be missed! This event is perfect for literature enthusiasts, classical music fans, people

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July 2012

Annual Salute to American Compsers

July 8, 2012 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday, July 8, 2012, 2:00 p.m. Salon97 HQ, Stanyan Street, SF Every July we gather to celebrate Independence Day, to listen to fantastic music by American composers, and to (of course!) eat hot dogs and drink root beer floats. This party is a fan favorite so don't miss it. The good times WILL ROLL.

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NYC Salute to American Composers

July 18, 2012 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday, July 18, 2012, 7:00 p.m. Jesse's House Delicious shandies (beer/lemonade cocktails) will abound as we continue our salute to American composers in New York!

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August 2012

Salon97 at Quite Lightning’s The Greenhouse Effect

August 6, 2012 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday, August 6, 2012, 7:30 p.m. San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers, Golden Gate Park On Monday, August 6, Salon97 joins Quiet Lighting, a monthly literary mixed tape-style event, at the San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers! We look forward to seeing you for an amazing evening of high quality entertainment, beautiful exotic plants, and delicious beer. Awesome overload!!

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September 2012

Carlos Kleiber: Traces to Nowhere

September 9, 2012 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sunday, September 9, 2012 Salon97 HQ Questions about orchestral conductors frequently arise at Salon97, so for September's event, we'll watch a film that answers a lot of your questions. Join us after Opera in the Park! Run time: 72 minutes Party starts at 4:30 p.m., film rolls at 5:00 p.m. Popcorn and other light refreshments provided!

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October 2012

Classical Autumn in NYC

October 10, 2012 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Jesse's House We're so excited to come back to New York and celebrate Autumn with some wonderful seasonal classical music and refreshments. Join us for a wonderful evening of music, friends, and fun times!

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Salon97: Halloween!

October 26, 2012 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Friday, October 26, 2012, 7:00 p.m. Salon97 Headquarters Salon97's Halloween Party is back! You probably remember the big, raucous stir we created four (yes, four!!) years ago and this year's party will be even bigger and better. Come join us for an evening of "scary" classical music, costumes, pumpkins, and Halloween-themed refreshments. And best of all, don't miss our LIVE performance of Bach's Toccata and Fugue in d minor for #bachtoberfest. Seriously, don't miss it.

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December 2012

Del Sol String Quartet’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

December 6, 2012 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Thursday, December 6, 2012 8:00 p.m. concert, 7:00 p.m. pre-concert talk The Del Sol String Quartet, a San Francisco institution, are celebrating their 20th anniversary with Del Sol Days at Z Space Theater. Members of the Salon97 community are invited to attend Thursday night's interactive multi-media concert at the special rate of $20 ($30, general admission)! Join us for an amazing concert and a Salon97-led pre-concert talk and post-concert Q&A. The featured work of the

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January 2013

West Edge Opera: “L’incoronazione di Poppea” Preview Performance

January 29, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 7:30 p.m. West Edge Opera, founded as Berkeley Opera in 1979, invites the Salon97 community to attend the preview performance of their first opera of the season: Claudio Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea! This opera was written in 1642 (yes, 1642!!) and, as we see in many operas, is a story of romantic distraction. Some things don't change! This performance is offered free of charge to the Salon97 community and members of

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February 2013

John Cage Retrospective

February 28, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday, February 28, 2013 7:30 p.m. Join Booksmith and Salon97 for a night of all things John Cage -- music, art, poems, and some of the art he inspired. Come listen to (and see) some of his creations and perform one, too! We’ll also share samples of work inspired by John Cage’s groundbreaking ideas. Booksmith 1644 Haight Street San Francisco, CA 94117

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March 2013

Pianomania Film Screening

March 27, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 7:30 p.m. We are excited to present a screening of the wonderful documentary Pianomania! Whether you're a seasoned musician or a classical music newbie, this film is fascinating and particularly relatable if you find yourself in a profession that requires extreme care and attention to detail. A description from the First Run Features website: Pianomania takes the viewer along on a humorous journey into the secret world of sounds, and accompanies

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April 2013

Salon97 and the New Lens Concert Series

April 26, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Friday, April 26 Doors at 7:45 p.m., Show at 8:00 p.m. We are thrilled to collaborate with the New Lens Concert Series again in 2013! We'll be back at a.Muse gallery for a wonderful evening of music (new and old!) performed by the fabulous LA-based Panic Duo and a lively talk-back with the performers and organizing composers Garrett Shatzer and Juhi Bansal. Join us as we juxtapose eras! RSVP here (not required). a.Muse Gallery 614

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May 2013

Salon97 Fifth Anniversary Celebration

May 18, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Saturday, May 18, 12 - 3 p.m. Marx Meadow, Golden Gate Park It's hard to believe, but Salon97 turns five in May 2013! In typical Salon97 fashion, we'll be ringing in year 5 by celebrating you, the members of our community. Come join us for an afternoon of music, fun, tacos (or mini burritos!), beer, cupcakes, and Nerf games in Golden Gate Park! What's not to love about that? RSVP here.

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Salon97 and Artist Talk with Jennifer Murray at Porter Contemporary

May 30, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, May 30, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Porter Contemporary Gallery 548 W. 28th Street, 3rd Floor, NYC On Thursday, May 30, we'll be at Porter Contemporary Gallery to do a salon in conjunction with Jen Murray's solo show, Never Ending Story. The show features Jen's contribution to the timeless practice of harnessing the primordial power of animals and nature to express the mythology of the human imaginative existence, and the listening party portion of the

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June 2013

Salon97’s Annual Salute to American Composers

June 25, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Salon97's Annual Salute to American Composers! Tuesday, June 25, 7:00 p.m. Booksmith 1644 Haight Street @Belvedere, SF Every year since Salon97 began, we host an annual salute to American composers in honor of Independence Day. Five years later, it remains one our most popular events! Join us for a lively evening celebrating classical music made in the USA. Some you know, some you don't! No knowledge of classical music is necessary. The listening/discussion portion of

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August 2013

Salon97 and ZYZZYVA End-of-Summer Party

August 13, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, August 13, 6:30 p.m. (program at 7 p.m.) ZYZZYVA HQ 466 Geary Street, Suite 401 We're partnering with ZYZZYVA again in August to bring you a wonderfully artful end-of-summer party! Featured performers include: W.S. di Piero, poet Meerenai Shim, performing works for flute, spoken word, and Gameboy (no kidding!) Come join us! RSVP here. Tickets are going quickly!

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September 2013

Salon97 at IdeaFestival!

September 24, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, September 24, 1:00 p.m. The Kentucky Center Louisville, KY Salon97 is honored to be a part of this year's IdeaFestival in Louisville, KY! We'll survey the lives and music of some amazing American composers. If you'll be in the area, please come join us!

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October 2013

Salon97 Halloween!

October 29, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tuesday, October 29, 7:00 p.m. Salon97 HQ, San Francisco We celebrate Halloween every year at Salon97, and it's always a wonderfully good time! Join us on October 29 for a look at some scary film music classics, live and real ghost stories, Halloween treats, a costume contest, and more!

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February 2014

Classical Music in Pop Culture

February 11, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Salon97 HQ San Francisco,

Classical music is around us more than you think! From TV commercials, to famous movie scenes, to sporting event entrance announcements, classical makes our free time more awesome than any of us could ever expect.   Join us on Tuesday, February 11 for a look at three famous classical pieces that have rocked the pop culture world time and time again. It's going to be a really fun night!   Food and beverage will be

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April 2014

Voyager: Interstellar Music and Science

April 26, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Variety Screening Room, 582 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94104 United States
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Join Wonderfest and Salon97 for an unforgettable evening of cosmic music and science! Voyager: Interstellar Music and Science offers a peek into the science behind Voyager I and II and the Golden Record. Explore your love of music and science with experts as your guide! Featured speakers/presentations include: Jeff Cuzzi, NASA scientist and Voyager Imaging Team Member Timothy Ferris, science writer and original Golden Record producer/editor Multi-media presentation of Daniel Gilliam's "The Aggregate of our

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May 2014

Salon97 Spring Brunch

May 10, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

The Salon97 Spring Brunch is offered as a benefit for our Loge, Front Row, and Box Seats members. Gourmet food, mimosas, and a specially-curated classical program sounds pretty good, right? Join us!

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July 2014

Saloon97: Joplin, Gershwin & Cocktails

July 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
50 Mason Social House, 50 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA United States
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Join Salon97 on July 1, 2014 for our first-ever "Saloon97" event at 50 Mason Social House! The International Low Brass Trio will perform tunes by Scott Joplin and George Gershwin, and we'll also have a special cocktail presentation. It's free! What's not to love about that? Register via Eventbrite! This venue is strictly 21+. Entry will be guaranteed for Eventbrite registrants until 7:30 p.m. Admittance is first-come, first-served after 7:30 p.m.

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August 2014

Field Trip Event! International Low Brass Trio EP Release Party

August 24, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Center for New Music, 55 Taylor Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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We do at least one Salon97 field trip each year, and this year we are very lucky to be attending the International Low Brass Trio's EP release party at the Center for New Music! They were a huge hit at our Saloon97: Joplin Gershwin and Cocktails event on July 1, and they have a completely different kind of show planned for August 24. It's sure to be fantastic, and we can't wait! Come join us!

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September 2014

Classical Music Goes Pop! An IdeaFestival Affiliate Event, co-presented with WUOL Radio

September 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlantic No. 5, 605 W. Main Street
Louisville, 40202 United States
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Classical music is around us more than you think! From TV commercials, to famous movie scenes, to sporting event entrance announcements, classical makes our free time more dramatic and exciting than any of us could ever expect. Join WUOL's Daniel Gilliam and Salon97's Cariwyl Hebert for a fun and laid-back evening exploring some of the most famous uses of classical music in the popular culture universe. Free registration via Eventbrite.   Daniel Gilliam is a

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February 2015

Salon97 Film Screening in San Francisco: Wagner & Me

February 26, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Second Act, 1727 Haight Street
San Francisco, 94117 United States
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Join Salon97 at Second Act in Upper Haight for a free film screening in San Francisco! The BBC documentary Wagner & Me.

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May 2015

Salon97’s 7 Year Anniversary Concert & Celebration

May 27, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
50 Mason Social House, 50 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA United States
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We're celebrating seven great years of music and fun with ... music and fun! Join Salon97 at 50 Mason Social House in downtown San Francisco for a free concert on May 27. Performances include: Meerenai Shim, flute Matthew Linder, guitar performing works by Garrett Shatzer Amaranth String Quartet performing works by Nick Phillips and Daniel Gilliam Doors at 6:30; concert at 7:00 p.m. **50 Mason Social House is strictly 21+** Space is limited! Please register

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January 2016

We’ll be back soon!

January 12, 2016 - December 14, 2016

We're working on a new podcast series (stay tuned!) but will be back with more live events soon. Check out our previous podcast episodes in the meantime!

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