An informal and invigorating evening of chamber music, and your chance to get up close and personal with your favorite San Francisco Chamber Orchestra players. SFCO Music Director Ben Simon hosts the unstuffiest classical series anywhere.

These Freight concerts are ticketed events and have an admission charge: $9 in advance / $11 at the door. SFCO supporting members get two-for-one tickets at the door for all shows. Tickets are sold by Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse
(2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, 510.644.2020, freightandsalvage.org).

The Haydn Project

The Haydn Project
Mon, Nov 10 8pm

Join us for Year Two from your intrepid friends at THP, as four SFCO All-Stars continue their voyage of discovery of Haydn’s amazing string quartets.

ViolaMania3

ViolaMania3
Mon, Dec 8 8pm

Bring a viola for $1 off admission, and join us in our third attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most violists playing together.

Kay Stern & Friends

Kay Stern & Friends
Mon, Feb 9 8pm

A Freight favorite and concertmaster of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Kay Stern returns to our stage with a gaggle of SFCO All-Stars in tow.

Evening under the Czars

Evening under the Czars
Mon, May 11 8pm

SFCO All-Stars Rachel Noyes (violin) and Robert Howard (cello) plus pianist Keisuke Nakagoshi bring their combined talents to the Freight for a sizzling evening of Russian music.