Arts & Events

Press Release: Pianist Sarah Cahill in Concert at Berkeley Public Library

From Debbie Carton, Art & Music Librarian, Berkeley Public Library
Thursday March 10, 2016 - 10:13:00 PM

Berkeley Public Library welcomes local pianist/writer/producer Sarah Cahill on Sunday, March 20 at 2:00pm at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge (at Shattuck) in the third floor Community Meeting Room. 

Ms. Cahill will perform and discuss works by women composers in honor of Women’s History Month. Come hear works by classical and contemporary composers such as Ruth Crawford, Sofia Gubaidalina, Pauline Oliveros and Bunita Marcus. Time Out New York hails Berkeley native Cahill as “a brilliant and charismatic advocate for modern and contemporary composers. “For more information about the artist, visit For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241

Find music and articles about Sarah Cahill and the other women mentioned above through our Library Catalog or our elibrary

This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library ( 

The Central Library is located at 2090 Kittredge St. and is open: Monday, noon – 8:00 pm, Tuesday, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm, Wednesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, and Sunday 1:00-5:00 pm. 

Wheelchair accessible. For questions, to request a sign language interpreter or other accommodations for this event, please call (510) 981-6195 (voice) or (510) 548-1240 (TTY); at least five working days will help ensure availability. Please refrain from wearing scented products to public programs. Visit the library’s website: