August 29, 2015

July 31, 2015

[ August 29, 2015; 5:00 pm; ] I have been dreaming of hosting a recital for a while now.  Well, the dreaming is over…I am very excited to announce that I have officially chosen a date, a venue, the music, and coordinated a team of amazing musicians who have graciously agreed to play with me or write for me.  We will journey [...]

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December 14, 20, 27, 2014

December 23, 2014

[ December 14, 2014; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. December 20, 2014; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. December 27, 2014; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Happy Holidays!

I will be joining a couple friends to perform some beautiful music–classical, holiday and otherwise–at the San Francisco Ferry Building (near Peet’s Coffee).  We will have a great time playing, and hope you will enjoy listening!  If you can come by, please make sure to say hello!

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November 2, 2013

October 31, 2013

[ November 2, 2013; 5:30 pm; 7:00 pm; ] Fall Harvest Dinner and Concert
I apologize that it has been WAY too long since my last posting!  Some have queried as to whether I’m still around!  Much has happened this year, but yes, I am here, finding new forms of excitement every day.  Thanks everyone for your patience, here is an upcoming performance:
Michael Matson, the [...]

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December 25, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 25, 2012; 7:45 am; 9:15 am; 10:45 am; 12:15 pm; ] St. Veronica Christmas Day Masses
Merry Christmas!  We have been invited once again to play for Christmas morning Masses at St. Veronica.  Hope to see you there!

St. Veronica Catholic Church
434 Alida Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080

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December 24, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 24, 2012; 5:00 pm; 7:00 pm; 8:30 pm; ] LOPC Christmas Eve Worship Services
Each service has different music!

LOPC
49 Knox Dr.
Lafayette, CA 94549

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December 16, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 16, 2012; 10:00 am; ] Calvary Lutheran Church
Christmas Music Performance Prelude to Sunday Worship Service

Michael Matson, Music Director
Calvary Lutheran Choir
Guest musicians

Calvary Lutheran Church ELCA
401 Santa Lucia Avenue
Millbrae, CA 94030
650-588-2840

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December 12 & 13, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 12, 2012; 7:00 pm; December 13, 2012; 7:00 pm; ] Mt. Tamalpais School
Production of the musical ANNIE

4th & 5th grade classes, accompanied by faculty/professional musicians.  Music Director:  Michael Matson

http://www.mttam.org/Curriculum/Performing_Arts/

Mt. Tam School (map)

Directions: From 101 North and South, take the Stinson Beach exit and head towards Mill Valley.  Turn left on Shoreline Hwy (at the Arco gas station).  Bear right off Shoreline Hwy up Loring Ave.  At [...]

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December 9, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 9, 2012; 7:00 pm; ] Marin Symphony Youth Orchestra Concert
Ann Krinitsky and Mike Martinez, conducting

Verdi, Overture to Nabucco
J.S. Bach, Vivace from Double Violin Concerto, BWV 1043, featuring Joyce Lee and Alina Polonskaya violin soloists
-Ann Krinitsky, conductor

Elgar, Nimrod from the Enigma Variations arr. by Bocook for Winds, Brass and Percussion
Schubert, Marche Militaire op. 51 no. 1 for Winds, Brass and Percussion
-Mike [...]

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December 8 & 9, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 8, 2012; 4:00 pm; December 9, 2012; 4:00 pm; ] Lafayette Orinda Presbyterian Church- Christmas Concert
God’s Promise – In the Night

A variety of choral texts will be presented, including the Renaissance motet Resonant in Laudibus and Vivaldi’s Magnificat. Also highlighted will be new pieces by Greg Murai for the youth choir, Cantemus, and the Festival Choir. Intertwined will be lots of carol singing and the [...]

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December 7, 2012

December 4, 2012

[ December 7, 2012; 7:00 pm; ] Naked Fiction at 50 Mason Social House
I’m psyched to get the chance to play with this band!  There are other bands in the line-up as well, starting at 7pm.  Naked Fiction is on at 9pm, and we will be doing some originals:  Shiny Things, Ode to a Woman, Weather and Windows, etc.; along with some covers:  Where [...]

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