When: Mon., Aug. 30, 8 p.m. 2010
ViolaMania!, San Francisco Chamber OrchestraÕs slightly unhinged title for its progressive viola recital, seizes Classical at the Freight this week.Arranged by Katrina Wreede, violist of the adventurous Turtle Island String Quartet, the evening welcomes all violists, big and small, to join in to perform music that will be distributed at the event. In addition, violist Sharon Wei plays the Prelude of BachÕs Cello Suite #3 in C Major, and Ethan Filner of the Cypress Quartet joins performers from the Alexander and Del Sol Quartets for York BowenÕs Viola Quartet. ViolaMania! lets loose Monday, August 30 at Freight and Salvage Coffee House (2020 Addison St., Berkeley). 8 p.m. $9.50, $8.50 with viola. 510-644-2020 or SFChamberOrchestra.org.
Jason Victor Serinus
Price: $8.50, $9.50