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Sunday, August 01, 2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Fair at Santa Anita   click for more information »

The State Fair at Santa Anita Park will feature VIP experiences, wine and seltzer garden, carnival rides and games, plus live musical performances from Led Zepegain, Barefoot Nation – a tribute to Kenny Chesney, Appetite 4 Destruction (Guns ‘N’ Roses Tribute), Como La Flor (a Selena Tribute) o...

Event Location: Santa Anita Park

Cost: Free admission

Sunday, August 01, 2021

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Concerts in the Dome   click for more information »

Chamber music inside the 100-inch Telescope dome where astronomer Edwin Hubble discovered this place in an expanding Universe. This 20th century temple to science has acoustics rivaling the great cathedrals of Europe. Performances of the same program are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on the ...

Event Location: Mt. Wilson Observatory

Cost: $50.00

Sunday, August 01, 2021

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Concerts in the Dome   click for more information »

Chamber music inside the 100-inch Telescope dome where astronomer Edwin Hubble discovered this place in an expanding Universe. This 20th century temple to science has acoustics rivaling the great cathedrals of Europe. Performances of the same program are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on the ...

Event Location: Mt. Wilson Observatory

Cost: $50.00

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Happy Hour No 67 Javier Navarrete Composer   click for more information »

Join Salastina Music Society every Tuesday for Salastina’s Happy Hour: bringing you free, live musical performance, spirited conversation, and interaction with musicians and fellow music lovers. To RSVP, go to the above link....

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual Music at Noon Philip Vaiman violinist and Maksim Velichkin cellist pianist   click for more information »

Professional career of violinist Philip Vaiman took him to concert halls around the globe and premier recording studios. He has also appeared on screen in such blockbusters as “The Wedding Planner”, “Amy’s O’s”, and “Spider-Man 3”. Philip Vaiman is a Russian-born violinist of interna...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Friday, August 06, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Summer Concert Series Jonny West   click for more information »

Rock summer nights with One Colorado during our Summer Concert Series in the courtyard every Friday & Saturday nights now through August! Reservations at one of One Colorado' courtyard restaurants, Sushi Roku, Sage Vegan Bistro & Brewery, or Il Fornaio are preferred....

Event Location: One Colorado Courtyard

Cost: Call for details

Saturday, August 07, 2021

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Saturday Night Concert The Hodads   click for more information »

It's midway through summer, perfect time to remind families to come join the Free fun this weekend as the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) continues its Parks After Dark special programming, offering extended park hours and a safe, fun experience for families ...

Event Location: Loma Alta Park

Cost: Free

Saturday, August 07, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m.

24th Annual Free Summer Concert Country Nation   click for more information »

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff's Support Group of Altadena presents the 24th Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featuring Country Nation who will pay tribute to the Country Music’s top contemporary artists. This year,...

Event Location: Farnsworth Park

Cost: Free

Sunday, August 08, 2021

Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

South Pasadena Summer Concerts 2021 Rayford Brothers Band   click for more information »

The City of South Pasadena's Community Services Department - Recreation Division presents its Summer Concerts in the Park 2021. Featuring the Rayford Brothers Band. The Rayford Bros are a Vintage style rock n’ roll band from Southern California that performs 50’s and 60’s rockabilly, rock n??...

Event Location: Garfield Park

Cost: Free

Monday, August 09, 2021

Time: 6:30 p.m. & 7:15 p.m.

Outdoor Summer Evening Concert Dads Band Plus One Dixieland Jazz   click for more information »

Enjoy a free summer concert of toe-tapping music, New Orleans’s style! Pasadena-based Dad’s Band Plus One will bring their festive and celebratory traditional Dixieland Jazz to the Pasadena Senior Center’s newly refurbished patio. They will play two sets. Come for one or stay for both! Space i...

Event Location: Pasadena Senior Center

Cost: Free

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Happy Hour No 68 Sawomir Zubrzycki viola organista maker and player   click for more information »

Over 500 years ago, Leonardo Da Vinci conceived of a bowed keyboard instrument. Though drawings abound in his notebooks, it was never built in his lifetime. In 2012, Polish pianist and piano maker S?awomir Zubrzycki built the first concert Viola Organista and brought it to concert halls and music f...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual Music at Noon Margaret Thornhill clarinetist Jeffery Greif tenor and Twyla Meyer pianist   click for more information »

Margaret Thornhill is a clarinet soloist, chamber musician, and educator, as well as the founder of several organizations serving music and the clarinet in the US. An experienced workshop leader, coach, conductor, writer/researcher, and champion of new music, she is based in Los Angeles, where she c...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Time: 2:00 p.m.

A Cultural Thursdays Event An Afternoon of Jazz with Bob Lipson   click for more information »

You may know him as one half of the ComposerShows duo, but Bob Lipson plays more than just standards. An accomplished jazz pianist and fan of the history of jazz, Bob’s solo playing is lush and evocative. Space is limited, reservations suggested. To make a reservation click the registration button...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Friday, August 13, 2021

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Lake Avenue Churchs Summer Concert   click for more information »

Lake Avenue Church's (LAC)'s Summer Concert features resident artists Elvin Rodriguez (organ and piano) and Esther Kim (violin), with visiting vocal artist Anthony Leon, and the Lake Chamber Symphony. The program includes symphonic works by Mozart and Mendelssohn, as well as sacred songs "Deep Ri...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Call for details

Friday, August 13, 2021

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Student Recitals   click for more information »

Pasadena Conservatory of Music (PCM) presents online student recitals throughout the school year. These recitals offer students the opportunity to perform in a formal setting and gain confidence as musicians. These recitals are typically attended by the friends and families of the student performers...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m.

24th Annual Free Summer Concert Upstream   click for more information »

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff's Support Group of Altadena presents the 24th Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. On August 14th Upstream returns to "our" stage once again as everyone’s favorite Steel Drum Reggae and ...

Event Location: Farnsworth Park

Cost: Free

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Michael Feinstein Sings Sinatras Songbook   click for more information »

Michael Feinstein brings you Ol’ Blue Eyes’ biggest hits and maybe a few you’ve never heard before, as only the Ambassador of the Great American Songbook can deliver. Featuring Michael Feinstein, soloist. Larry Blank, conductor. *All concert dates subject to pending health department guideline...

Event Location: LA County Arboretum

Cost: $10.00 - $99.00

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Happy Hour No 69 Vijay Iyer Jazz Pianist   click for more information »

Join Salastina Music Society every Tuesday for Salastina’s Happy Hour: bringing you free, live musical performance, spirited conversation, and interaction with musicians and fellow music lovers. RSVP at the above link....

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Time: TBA

2021 Iconic LA Moments and Artists Dylan Goes Hollywood   click for more information »

From big brass beds to knockin' on heaven's door, Bob Dylan's music and lyrics evoke powerful images and stories in our minds like no other songwriter in history. It is no wonder Dylan's music has been featured hundreds of times in movies and paired with some of the most powerful and striking mo...

Event Location: The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

Cost: Call for ticket cost

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Virtual Music at Noon Carlos Gardels pianist   click for more information »

American pianist Carlos Gardels has performed and taught throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia, and has established a multi-faceted career as a pianist, composer, teacher, and writer. Born in Los Angeles of Mexican and German heritage, Mr. Gardels made his professional debut at age fifteen ...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Time: TBA

2021 Iconic LA Moments and Artists Dylan Goes Hollywood   click for more information »

From big brass beds to knockin' on heaven's door, Bob Dylan's music and lyrics evoke powerful images and stories in our minds like no other songwriter in history. It is no wonder Dylan's music has been featured hundreds of times in movies and paired with some of the most powerful and striking mo...

Event Location: The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

Cost: Call for ticket cost

Friday, August 20, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Summer Concert Series Shana Halligan   click for more information »

Join One Colorado in the courtyard for live music! Reservations at one of its courtyard restaurants, Sushi Roku, Sage Vegan Bistro & Brewery, or Il Fornaio are preferred. During and since her time as the lead singer/songwriter of Bitter:Sweet, Shana Halligan has sold more than 500,000 records and ha...

Event Location: One Colorado Courtyard

Cost: Call for details

Friday, August 20, 2021

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Adult Students Recital   click for more information »

Pasadena Conservatory of Music (PCM) presents online student recitals throughout the school year. These recitals offer students the opportunity to perform in a formal setting and gain confidence as musicians. These recitals are typically attended by the friends and families of the student performers...

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m.

24th Annual Free Summer Concert The Hodads   click for more information »

The Rotary Club of Altadena in association with the Sheriff's Support Group of Altadena presents the 24th Annual free Summer Concerts in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheater in Farnsworth Park. Featured artists will be The Hodads featuring California beach music from the 50’s to the Disco of the 80...

Event Location: Farnsworth Park

Cost: Free

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Happy Hour No 70 Geneva Lewis and Aimee Kreston Violinists   click for more information »

Join Salastina Music Society every Tuesday for Salastina’s Happy Hour: bringing you free, live musical performance, spirited conversation, and interaction with musicians and fellow music lovers. RSVP at the above link....

Event Location: Online (Virtual)

Cost: Free