How We Started
Laguna Beach Live! became a non-profit organziation in 2001 to bring professional music at its most exciting---up close and personal---to the community of Laguna Beach.
Dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation, Laguna Beach Live! presents free chamber music concerts on the Second Thursday (year round) at the Laguna Art Museum, a weeklong Music Festival in February exploring modern classical music and new composers, special fall and spring concerts, an outdoor summer jazz series at the Hotel Laguna and an indoor winter jazz series at Aliso Creek Inn.
Board of Directors: Joe Becker, Tom Ellebie, Cody Engle, Paul Freeman; Glenn Gray, Sam Goldstein; Joe Hanauer; Judith Jelinek; Betsy Jenkins; Madeleine Peterson, Lucinda Prewitt; Elizabeth Pearson, ex-officio.