Music
From Mother’s Kitchen to Onstage Concert

Three sisters, who years back would only work on their pieces in their mother’s kitchen, are scheduled to present their compositions onstage with another renowned artists at the Coffee Gallery Backstage on Sunday, October 5, 7:00 p.m. The Saguaro Sisters, Shona, Karona and Katriona, will perform three-part harmonies that they have been working on in their old home and on the theatrical stage for many…

Pasadena Pro Musica Traces Human Curiosity Through Music

The Pasadena Pro Musica will use music to trace an outward journey of wonder—from infancy to the contemplation of the universe—during their concert entitled “Curiouser and Curiouser” at Neighborhood Church on Sunday, October 5, 4:00…

Gnarwhallaby Debuts at Boston Court with Signature Avant-Garde Music

The Gnarwhallaby quartet will showcase their signature avant-garde music during their debut performance at Boston Court Performing Arts Center on Saturday, October 4, 8:00 p.m. The group composed of Matt Barbier on trombones, Brian Walsh…

Master Drummer Teams Up with Visual Artists for Unique Performance

From left: Vinny Golia, Carole Kim and Jesse Gilbert. Photo of Carole Kim courtesy of Jeff Van Tine Master drummer and Grammy-award winner Koji Nakamura will collaborate with renowned visual artists to present a concert…

Mirror Visions Ensemble to Play Pieces by Six 20th Century Artists

The Mirror Visions Ensemble will pay tribute to renowned 20th century musicians while recreating 19th century musical settings at the Boston Court on Friday, October 3, 8:00 p.m. Mirror Visions’ performances often recreate the salon…

Music Events

Wednesday, October 08 - 8:00 pm Tracy Newman and The Reinforcements Plus Art Podell

Sunday, October 12 - 5:00 pm All Saints Jazz Vespers Presents Vocalist Calabria Foti

Monday, October 13 - 8:00 pm Shelby & Tieg Plus Red Moon Road Performs

Wednesday, October 01

Opera Singer Julia Metzler at South Pasadena Woman’s Club

Opera Singer Julia Metzler (inset) at South Pasadena Woman’s Club Young dramatic soprano and rising opera star, Julia Metzler, is the featured entertainment at the…

Wednesday, October 01

Today: Soulful, Slightly Quirky Singer Nura Creitz Takes the Stage at Whole Foods

Vocalist-songwriter Nura Creitz will bring her wide-ranging musical background onstage when she performs at Whole Foods Market Arroyo Parkway on Wednesday, October 1, 5:00-7:00 p.m.…

Thursday, October 02

Local Artists Produce Unique Sound Through Science

Five creative artists producing sound using science and technology will be featured as part of the AxS Festival 2014 | Curiosity at SPHÆRÆ on Thursday,…

Friday, October 03

Hear Veteran Singer Michael Keale’s Unique Hawaiian Music at Coffee Gallery Backstage

Veteran musician Michael Keale will showcase his own brand of traditional and contemporary Hawaiian music in a concert at the Coffee Gallery Backstage on Friday,…

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Crowell Library Presents LA Opera Talk Purcell’s Dido & Aeneas

In baroque composer Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, an intimately scaled tragedy, a queen falls prey to the machinations of a formidable enemy, losing her heart to a man who abruptly abandons her. It is England’s oldest opera (yes, in English!) and a classic tragedy based on Virgil’s Aeneid. Dido and Aeneas is remembered as one of Purcell’s foremost theatrical works and it was also his first opera, and his only all-sung dramatic work. The music has been long renowned for its splendid beauty. LA Opera Community Educator Sean Muhlstein will present the background on this stunning work in the…

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