Laguna Beach Live!


A Tribute to the Poll Winners: Barney Kessel, Shelly Manne, and Ray Brown August 16 presented by Laguna Beach Live!


A Tribute to the Poll Winners features Graham Dechter on guitar, who, by the age of 19 was invited by Jeff Hamilton to join the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, becoming the youngest member. Ryan Shaw on drums, selected as the drummer for the SCSBOA Honor Jazz Band in 2013, and accepted into the prestigious USC Thornton School of Music. Alex Frank on bass, may only be in his 20’s, but has already established himself as a first-call bassist for film, television, and records, becoming an in-demand accompanist for jazz singers and film icons.

Jazz Wednesdays Summer is located in The Rose Garden at Hotel Laguna, 425 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach. The concert is 6:00-8:00pm, doors open at 5:00pm. Tickets can be purchased online for $25 for Premium seating and $20 for regular seating at or by phone at 800-595-4849. Tickets at the door are $25-30. Reservations are accepted until noon on day of concert or until sold out. Information line 949-715-9713.


The Rose Garden is a delightful intimate setting but as a result seating is limited. At this time all remaining shows are sold out. However, tickets are often turned back in and we will offer these tickets according to the wait list. To be put on the wait list, please email with your name and the desired number of tickets.


Become a member now and enjoy being able to purchase tickets to our Winter Jazz Series starting January 17 before they go on sale to the general public. Visit

Summer Jazz Season Finale August 30 starring the Laguna Beach All Stars

Also coming, Sept 18 Live! Music Insights with Roxanna Ward at The Woman’s Club and October 4 The Real La La Land at Montage Resort. Don’t miss out, buy early!

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