S.F. Chamber Orchestra: The Lighter Side

April 28th, 2017

Friday, April 28, 7:30 p.m.

Herbst Theatre (401 Van Ness Ave.)

Enjoy chamber music designed to tickle your classical funny bone: composer/musician/satirist Peter Schickele’s hilarious alter ego P.D.Q. Bach will be represented by several works, including the first movement of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony as a sportscast, featuring play-by-play announcers, a whistling referee, and a penalty box for errant horn players. Free, 415-463-6710,

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