Welcome to the Morrison Chamber Music Center

Upcoming Performances

Juilliard String Quartet

Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

Known through its performances and recordings as the quintessential American string quartet, the Juilliard Quartet returns to McKenna Theater with its new cellist, Astrid Schween.

Daedalus String Quartet

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 8:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

Praised by The New Yorker as “a fresh and vital young participant in what is a golden age of American string quartets,” the Daedalus Quartet has established itself as a leader among the new generation of string ensembles.

Van Kuijk String Quartet - Canceled

Friday, April 7, 2017 at 8:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

Postponed until next season - Winners of the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition, this lauded young French quartet gives its U.S. Debut performance on the Morrison Artists Series.

Delphi Trio

Delphi Trio

Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 8:00pm
Creative Arts Building, McKenna Theatre

In its annual showcase of outstanding ensembles from the San Francisco Bay Area, the Morrison Artists Series presents the Delphi Trio, praised for their "rich, committed string tone, dazzling pianism, rhythmic flexibility, and risky tempi..."
(Sarasota Herald Tribune)

Calmus

Friday, April 28, 2017 at 8:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

The young, a cappella quintet Calmus embodies the rich choral history of its hometown of Leipzig, Germany, synonymous with the great musical tradition of Bach and Mendelssohn.

Recent Performances

Peabody Trio

Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 3:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

Vivid interpreters of the classics and enthusiastic advocates for new music, the Peabody Trio plays with “a beautifully polished, lush sound… luminous!” (N.Y. Times)

Inscape

Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 3:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

This exciting young ensemble from our nation’s capitol is pushing the boundaries of classical music with riveting performances that reach across genres and generations.

Alexander String Quartet

Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 3:00pm
McKenna Theatre, Creative Arts Building

San Francisco State’s resident string quartet continues to delight and inspire Bay Area audiences with superb performances of Classical, Romantic and Modern repertoire. Free Admission.