Live! at the Museum
Live! at the Museum: Laguna Beach Live! and the Laguna Art Museum are partnering to present an evening of art and music on the second Thursday of each month. Laguna Beach Live! brings in talented musicians to perform classical and contemporary chamber music,7:00 to 8:00pm. The concerts are free for Museum members and to non Museum members with admission ($7/adult and $5/senior & student). The Laguna Art Museum is located at 307 Cliff Drive. Visit our venues page for directions.
|July 14th, 2016|
|Duo Gliss is two professional harpists. Hee Jin Yoon and Ko Ni Choi. They both have performed with numerous groups including the Cincinnati Ballet Orchestra and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Duo Gliss is based in Los Angeles and focuses on expanding harp music and educating young musicians. Currently they are working closely with many genres to record, publish and transcribe new pieces for the harp. Through special recognition of their talent at the 2016 Beverly Hills National Audition Duo Gliss have many upcoming engagements including Laguna Beach Live Music Series.
|August 11th, 2016|
|Quarteto Nuevo effectively merges western classical, eastern European folk, Latin and jazz with an organic feel that packs a wallop! The ensemble's razor-sharp precision is enhanced by its jazzy interludes, lightly rumbling percussion motifs, and challenging time signatures. They meld the music of ancient worlds and faraway places with a contemporary groove.
Damon Zick - soprano saxophone
Kenton Youngstrom - acoustic guitar
Jacob Szekely - cello
Aaron Chavez – percussion
|September 8th, 2016|
|Evan J Marshall, Solo Mandolin Evan J. Marshall is the World’s Premier Solo Mandolin Virtuoso. By himself, he sounds like several of the world’s finest mandolinists performing together. His stylistic signature is Classical, with strong influences from the Italian and American Folk traditions. Country guitar legend Chet Atkins called Evan “One of the few great musicians of our time.” Click Here for a Music Sample.
|October 13th, 2016|
The Encore Saxophone Quartet is among Los Angeles’ premier performing ensembles. Formed in 1984 by internationally renowned saxophonist Douglas Masek, the Quartet’s extensive repertoire spans original compositions and arrangements that bridge styles from the Classical to Modern Jazz.
The Quartet’s unique blending of innovative and diverse programming, along with informational narrative, transports its listeners on a musical journey that exhibits the many colorful possibilities encompassing the sound spectrum of the saxophone in a quartet setting.
|November 10th, 2016|
The Kaleidoscope Trio is a unique, award-winning ensemble that performs a wide array of music-from Bach to the Beatles and from Schubert to Sinatra.
Adam Borecki (guitar), Marina Lenau (violin), and Micah Wright (clarinet) met through an outreach fellowship program at the University of Southern California. They have performed outreach concerts at elementary schools, convalescent homes, senior centers, hospitals, libraries, and other venues across Los Angeles. Since their founding in 2013, the Kaleidoscope Trio has played at a variety of private events in addition to their outreach concerts.
|December 8th, 2016|
The Celtic Consort of Hollywood consists of award winning concert and studio musicians Christina Linhardt, Susan Craig Winsberg and Shawna Selline. Together and separately they have performed all over Southern California (as well as abroad) from the Dorothy Chandler pavilion to Disney Hall, with weddings, club dates and recording sessions in between.
|January 17th, 2017|
Third Wheel turns the classical world upside down by transforming the traditional roles of their instruments in new and exciting ways. They are a crossover ensemble that plays Bach with a modern twist, and re-imagines rock ‘n’ roll as Mozart would have written it. For a music sample click here
|February 9th, 2017|
See what you missed. Click here for past seasons