The Indispensable Guide to a Remarkable Week When you arrive at the Festival, one of the first things to do is pick up a copy of the 2014 Berkeley Festival and Exhibition Reader. This beautiful and informative guidebook offers you—all in one place—everything you need to know to get maximum enjoyment from our week-long musical […]
One of the most exciting components of every Berkeley Festival is the Fringe—that superfluity of self-produced concerts by ensembles and solo artists from near and far that spring up like wildflowers around our Main Stages every two years. The Fringe established itself at the first Festival 24 years ago and never has lost its edge […]
Robert Cole returns to Berkeley Festival & Exhibition Jesse Hamlin Published 2:00 pm, Wednesday, February 19, 2014 Robert Cole: Early-music maven, formerly of Cal Performances, goes back to Berkeley festival he founded. Robert Cole was into early classical music way before period instruments and Baroque ensembles began cropping up at American conservatories and colleges in the 1990s. […]
Early Music America will, once again, present the Young Performers Festival June 2-6, 2014 as part of the Berkeley Festival. Click for more information about applying to perform.