ESF played at The Sequoias, a retirement community in Portola Valley.
Rebecca, Jonah, and Christine played Ravel and Debussy for hospice patients in San Francisco.
ESF performed at Cedar Creek, a center for Alzheimer's and dementia care.
As part of the Music in May festival in Santa Cruz, Rebecca, Jonah, and Christine were joined by former Tokyo String Quartet violinist Martin Beaver, violists Alexandra Leem and L.P. How, and pianist Katrine Ginslinge.
Visit Rebecca’s Music in May blog to read more about this afternoon.
Assistant division director Jennifer Buesing wrote “The youth told me the performance was the most beautiful thing they have ever experienced. Some say that for that small period of time, they went on a magical ride, away from the stress of their situation. Some said they wanted to cry at how beautiful the music was…”
Rebecca Jackson, Sarah Rommel, and Christine Payne joined the Stanford Music and Medicine Network to perform Turina and Ravel.
SF Symphony guests Elina Lev and David Goldblatt joined Christine Payne to perform the Mendelssohn D Minor Piano Trio at the Demarillac Academy in SF.
ESF performed at Washington Elementary in San Jose.