Paul Kotapish

Paul Kotapish is the managing editor for SFCV.  You can learn more here or at

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Paul Kotapish - June 2, 2021

Mission Opera goes live with Offenbach’s rarely performed Le 66 starting June 5.


Paul Kotapish - May 25, 2021

The first of 18 exclusive broadcasts begins June 3 with a concert from Havana.

Paul Kotapish - May 25, 2021

See a work-in-progress performance of Centuries in the Hours on May 27.

Paul Kotapish - May 18, 2021

A compendium of fascinating videos illustrating how all manner of musical instruments are built.

Paul Kotapish - May 18, 2021

The presenter's first-ever summer festival features intimate live concerts with SFP favorites, some debut performances, and three world premieres.  

Paul Kotapish - May 4, 2021

The online fundraiser combines virtual tours of classic homes and gardens with music performances by festival participants.

Paul Kotapish - April 27, 2021

The choral group puts its groundbreaking Virtual Studio technology to the test when the individual members perform from home for this streaming concert.

Paul Kotapish - April 27, 2021

The Race is a commissioned opera filmed outdoors in the Central Valley with a cast of young artists. Available for screening through May 9.

Paul Kotapish - April 13, 2021

The blended season of virtual and live, socially distanced performances celebrates music inspired by themes of love and longing. 

Paul Kotapish - April 6, 2021

As control of the pandemic improves, more California counties are moving into the less-restrictive Orange tier. What does this mean for live performances in the coming months?