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Camerata Pacifica Presents Music by Schubert, Grieg & Dvorak

Paul Huang. Photo courtesy Camerata Pacifica Camerata Pacifica’s November concerts will present audiences with three masterworks by three master composers of the romantic repertoire. The Strad Magazine referenced cellist Ani Aznavoorian’s “Scorchingly committed performances”, the New York Times violinist Paul Huang’s “finger-bending agility”, and Michael McHale’s “pianism,” said the Irish Times, “was tastefully gestured, delicately graded and infallibly clear.” Together these artists will present a…

Loafer’s Glory to Play Bluegrass, Country Music at Coffee Gallery Backstage

Loafer’s Glory. Photo by EK Waller The four-man band Loafer’s Glory will serenade patrons of the Coffee Gallery Backstage by playing bluegrass, country, blues and folk music on Wednesday, November 5, 8:00 p.m. Loafer’s is…

The New Christy Minstrels to Headline with Vecca the Show Dog

The New Christy Minstrels’ Randy Sparks and Becky Jo Benson will perform with their talented show dog, Vecca, at the Coffee Gallery Backstage on Tuesday, November 4, 8:00 p.m. Sparks, who founded the group 53…

Don’t Be Scared to Hear Unique Duo’s Eerie Music

Imagine the eerie sounds in horror movies, presented in a more harmonious sound through proper tuning, and with the use of musical instruments such as violin and guitar. That’s the sound of composer-musicians Vincenzo Vasi…

Late Bloomers to Play Neil Young, Bob Dylan Covers

Americana/country-rock band the Late Bloomers will play the covers of legendary musicians Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon and Carole King, as well as the group’s orginals at the Coffee Gallery Backstage on Sunday, November…

Music Events

Sunday, March 22 - 4:00 pm Restoration Concert Series: Alma Nova Duo

Sunday, April 19 - 4:00 pm Restoration Concert Series: Pantoum Trio

Sunday, May 24 - 4:00 pm Restoration Concert Series: New Hollywood String Quartet

Friday, October 31

Westminster Presbyterian Church’s Halloween Organ Concert

Come join Westminster Presbyterian Church for a Halloween Organ Concert on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 6:00 & 7:00 p.m. Featuring Organist Dr. Imre Szilas who…

Saturday, November 01

Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso Toulouse Engelhardt and Former “Byrds” Member John York Gives Encore Performance

Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso Toulouse Engelhardt. Photo courtesy The Coffee Gallery Backstage Toulouse Engelhardt (l) with John York (r). Photo courtesy The Coffee Gallery Backstage Penned…

Saturday, November 01

Aolani Takes Hawaiian Melodies to Pasadena

Don’t be fooled by the flower behind Aolani’s ear, her guitar and her sweet voice. Her vocals can reach much father than just Hawaiian soul.…

Saturday, November 01

Tomorrow: Pop the Cork at Pasadena Symphony’s Opening Night with Bernstein, Gershwin & David Lockington

David Lockington (l) and Terrence Wilson (r). Photo courtesy Pasadena Symphony Orchestra Get ready to celebrate the most popular and iconic American orchestral music ever…

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LA Opera Talk: Catan’s Florencia en el Amazonas

A steamboat passage through the fabled rainforest becomes a mystical voyage of discovery, each passenger harboring secret hopes of what the trip will bring. Among them, a famous prima donna hopes to recapture the great love of her life. Reality and fantasy intertwine as the dangerous splendors of the Amazon test the travelers’ preconceptions of their hopes and dreams. The Los Angeles Opera Production of Florencia en el Amazonas features the sensational Chilean soprano Verónica Villarroel as Florencia, along with soprano Lisette Oropesa. A ravishingly beautiful score by the late Daniel Catán, the beloved composer of Il Postino, shimmers with…

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