Aug
19
Wed
ARTIST TALK
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm
ARTIST TALK @ YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM | San Diego | California | United States

ARTIST TALK WITH INON BARNATAN
& LEAH ROSENTHAL

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2020 · 7 PM
Youtube Live Stream

Join Artistic Director Leah Rosenthal and SummerFest Music Director Inon Barnatan for a conversation live-streamed from The Baker-Baum Concert Hall as they discuss festival highlights, share insight and excerpts, and sip champagne!

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Aug
20
Thu
PRELUDE WEBINAR I
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm
PRELUDE WEBINAR I @ ZOOM WEBINAR | San Diego | California | United States

PRELUDE WEBINAR I

THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 2020 · 7 PM
Zoom Webinar

Beloved SummerFest scholar and program book annotator Eric Bromberger explores the music featured in the first three concerts of the festival. Join this webinar to gain a better understanding of the musical and historical significance of these great masterworks.

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Aug
21
Fri
OPEN REHEARSAL I
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm
OPEN REHEARSAL I @ YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM | San Diego | California | United States

OPEN REHEARSAL I

FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 2020 · 2 PM
YouTube Live Stream from The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

Watch live as Inon Barnatan, Tessa Lark, and Clive Greensmith rehearse Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 36 (arr. for piano trio). Log in to YouTube to participate in a Q&A with the artists at the end of the rehearsal.

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Aug
22
Sat
OPEN REHEARSAL II
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm
OPEN REHEARSAL II @ YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM | San Diego | California | United States

OPEN REHEARSAL II

SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, 2020 · 2 PM
YouTube Live Stream from The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

Watch live as Inon Barnatan, Yura Lee, and Alisa Weilerstein rehearse Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Opus 49. Log in to YouTube to participate in a Q&A with the artists at the end of the rehearsal.

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Aug
24
Mon
ENCOUNTER: FROM STUDENT TO PROFESSIONAL
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm
ENCOUNTER: FROM STUDENT TO PROFESSIONAL @ ZOOM WEBINAR | San Diego | California | United States

ENCOUNTER:
FROM STUDENT TO PROFESSIONAL

MONDAY, AUGUST 24, 2020 · 4 PM
Zoom Webinar

Music students and their parents are invited to join a conversation about their future in the arts. Learn what to expect in the years ahead as students navigate academic life and prepare to launch professional careers in the arts. Have your questions answered by violinist Tessa Lark, composer and bassist Michael Thurber, Assistant Director of the Center for Innovation and Community Impact at Colburn School, Jazmín Morales, and La Jolla Music Society’s Education & Community Engagement Manager, Allison Boles. Open to music students and their parents.

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Aug
25
Tue
PRELUDE WEBINAR II
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm
PRELUDE WEBINAR II @ ZOOM WEBINAR | San Diego | California | United States

PRELUDE WEBINAR II

TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2020 · 7 PM
Zoom Webinar

Join this webinar with Eric Bromberger to explore the music featured in the second half of the festival. He’ll examine the composers’ inspiration and intent while providing rich cultural history and musical context.

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Aug
26
Wed
ENCOUNTER: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON THE ARTS
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm
ENCOUNTER: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON THE ARTS @ ZOOM WEBINAR | San Diego | California | United States

ENCOUNTER:
THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON THE ARTS

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2020 · 2 PM
Zoom Webinar

Can we create from a distance? Can art help us heal? Have the arts changed forever? Join James Ehnes, Clive Greensmith, Yura Lee, and Alisa Weilerstein in conversation to learn about their experiences during the pandemic and to share in their hopes for the future.

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Aug
27
Thu
OPEN REHEARSAL III
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm
OPEN REHEARSAL III @ YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM | San Diego | California | United States

OPEN REHEARSAL III

THURSDAY, AUGUST 27, 2020 · 1 PM
YouTube Live Stream from The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

Watch live as Inon Barnatan, James Ehnes, Yura Lee, and Clive Greensmith rehearse Suk’s Piano Quartet in A Minor, Opus 1. Log in to YouTube to participate in a Q&A with the artists at the end of the rehearsal.

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Nov
1
Sun
ALEXANDER MALOFEEV, piano
Nov 1 @ 3:00 pm
ALEXANDER MALOFEEV, piano @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

ALEXANDER MALOFEEV, piano

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2020 · 3 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
MEDTNER · Two Tales, Op. 48
MEDTNER · Forgotten Melodies I, Op. 38
BRAHMS · Four Pieces for Piano, Op. 119
SCHUMANN · Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13

Young “Russian genius” (Corriere della Sera) Alexander Malofeev came to international prominence when, in 2014, he won the International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians at age thirteen. Malofeev has quickly established himself as one of the most prominent pianists of his generation.

MUSICAL PRELUDE:
Students from the San Diego Youth Symphony
and Conservatory perform · 2 PM

“Alexander Malofeev manifests the piano mastery of the new millennium in itself”
Il Giornale

“Alexander Malofeev manifests the piano mastery of the new millennium in itself”
Il Giornale

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Jan
17
Sun
LEIF OVE ANDSNES
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm
LEIF OVE ANDSNES @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

LEIF OVE ANDSNES

SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2021 · 6 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

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PROGRAM:
SCHUMANN · Three Romances, Op. 28
JANÁCEK · On an Overgrown Path, Book 1
BARTÓK · Three Burlesques, Sz. 47
SCHUMANN · Carnaval, Op. 9

PRELUDE:
Lecture by Michael Gerdes · 5 PM

“A pianist of magisterial elegance, power, and insight.”

The New York Times

“A pianist of magisterial elegance, power, and insight.”

The New York Times

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Jan
31
Sun
MAXIM LANDO, piano
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm
MAXIM LANDO, piano @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

MAXIM LANDO, piano

SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2021 · 3 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
J.S. BACH (ARR. BRAHMS) · Chaconne in D Minor for Left Hand from Partita No. 2 in D Minor
RACHMANINOFF · Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 36
LISZT · Sonata in B Minor, S. 178

Celebrated by The New York Times for his “stamina and brilliance in his New York recital debut,” Maxim Lando is sure to impress as winner of the 2020 Gilmore Young Artist Award and the First Prize at the 2018 Young Concert Artists International Auditions.

MUSICAL PRELUDE:
Students from the San Diego Youth Symphony
and Conservatory perform · 2 PM

“…fingers of steel, nonstop playing, and extreme virtuosity — all effortlessly offered by Lando, along with a deep sense of the music.”
San Francisco Classical Voice

“…fingers of steel, nonstop playing, and extreme virtuosity — all effortlessly offered by Lando, along with a deep sense of the music.”
San Francisco Classical Voice

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Feb
27
Sat
GOITSE
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm
GOITSE @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

GOITSE

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: Gaelic Irish / traditional folk / rhythmic / powerful  

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
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PROGRAM
Get ready for a cracking good time in The JAI with the multi-award-winning Irish quintet Goitse (“Go-witcha”). If you find yourself leaning in to their music, it is no coincidence. The name Goitse means “come here” in Gaelic, and their music has a distinctively captivating quality. Named Live Ireland’s “Traditional Group of the Year,” Chicago Irish American News’ “Group of the Year,” as well as winning the prestigious “Freiburger International Leiter 2016” award in Germany, Goitse have become a leader of the new generation of traditional Irish ensembles. Goitse’s distinctive sound lies in the quality of their own compositions interspersed with traditional tunes from the countryside of Ireland and abroad, which make each performance unique.

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GOITSE
Feb 27 @ 8:30 pm
GOITSE @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

GOITSE

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: Gaelic Irish / traditional folk / rhythmic / powerful  

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

PROGRAM
Get ready for a cracking good time in The JAI with the multi-award-winning Irish quintet Goitse (“Go-witcha”). If you find yourself leaning in to their music, it is no coincidence. The name Goitse means “come here” in Gaelic, and their music has a distinctively captivating quality. Named Live Ireland’s “Traditional Group of the Year,” Chicago Irish American News’ “Group of the Year,” as well as winning the prestigious “Freiburger International Leiter 2016” award in Germany, Goitse have become a leader of the new generation of traditional Irish ensembles. Goitse’s distinctive sound lies in the quality of their own compositions interspersed with traditional tunes from the countryside of Ireland and abroad, which make each performance unique.

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Mar
5
Fri
BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm
BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV

FRIDAY, MARCH 5, 2021 · 8 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
BACH · Adagio in G Major, BWV 968
SCHUMANN · Kreisleriana, Op. 16
LISZT · Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude
RACHMANINOFF · Variations on a Theme of Corelli

PRELUDE:
Lecture by Michael Gerdes · 7 PM

“…he is the most perfectly accomplished pianist of his generation.”

The Independent

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Mar
21
Sun
CRISTINA PATO QUARTET
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm
CRISTINA PATO QUARTET @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

CRISTINA PATO QUARTET

SUNDAY, MARCH 21, 2021 · 5 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: Galician Bagpipe / piano / world music / jazz fusion

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

PROGRAM
Hailed as “one of the living masters of the gaita” (Wall Street Journal) and known for musicality that “explodes with energy and fire” (New York Classical Review), Cristina Pato commands the stage and seamlessly fuses musical influences from Latin, jazz, pop, and contemporary music.

“Imagine a bagpiper playing with the passion and emotion of John Coltrane on sax and you’ve got this incredible band and its leader in focus. This concert was nothing short of a revelation… [Pato] danced, rocked back and forth, strained to get the notes and brought intense and total emotional conviction to her music… And the music just grooved so deeply, with a vital force that only the best jazz bands can deliver.”
Vancouver Sun

“Imagine a bagpiper playing with the passion and emotion of John Coltrane on sax and you’ve got this incredible band and its leader in focus. This concert was nothing short of a revelation… [Pato] danced, rocked back and forth, strained to get the notes and brought intense and total emotional conviction to her music… And the music just grooved so deeply, with a vital force that only the best jazz bands can deliver.”
Vancouver Sun

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CRISTINA PATO QUARTET
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm
CRISTINA PATO QUARTET @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

CRISTINA PATO QUARTET

SUNDAY, MARCH 21, 2021 · 7 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: Galician bagpipe / piano / world music / jazz fusion

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

PROGRAM
Hailed as “one of the living masters of the gaita” (Wall Street Journal) and known for musicality that “explodes with energy and fire” (New York Classical Review), Cristina Pato commands the stage and seamlessly fuses musical influences from Latin, jazz, pop, and contemporary music.

“Imagine a bagpiper playing with the passion and emotion of John Coltrane on sax and you’ve got this incredible band and its leader in focus. This concert was nothing short of a revelation… [Pato] danced, rocked back and forth, strained to get the notes and brought intense and total emotional conviction to her music… And the music just grooved so deeply, with a vital force that only the best jazz bands can deliver.”
Vancouver Sun

“Imagine a bagpiper playing with the passion and emotion of John Coltrane on sax and you’ve got this incredible band and its leader in focus. This concert was nothing short of a revelation… [Pato] danced, rocked back and forth, strained to get the notes and brought intense and total emotional conviction to her music… And the music just grooved so deeply, with a vital force that only the best jazz bands can deliver.”
Vancouver Sun

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Mar
25
Thu
ANGELA HEWITT
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm
ANGELA HEWITT @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

ANGELA HEWITT

THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 2021 · 8 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
COUPERIN · Selections from Pièces de clavecin
BEETHOVEN · “Eroica” Variations, Op. 35
BRAHMS · Sonata in F Minor, Op. 5

PRELUDE:
Lecture by Michael Gerdes · 7 PM

“An artist of consummate technical skill and refinement.”

The New York Times

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Apr
18
Sun
ARIS QUARTETT
Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm
ARIS QUARTETT @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

ARIS QUARTETT

SUNDAY, APRIL 18, 2021 · 3 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
HAYDN · String Quartet No. 4 in D Major, Op. 20
SCHULHOFF · Five Pieces for String Quartet
BEETHOVEN · String Quartet No. 12 in E-Flat Major, Op. 127

Aris Quartett shines as 2020 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award Winners and BBC New Generation Artists, securing no fewer than five awards at the ARD International Music Competition in Munich.

MUSICAL PRELUDE:
Students from the San Diego Youth Symphony
and Conservatory perform · 2 PM

“… an ensemble to which the future belongs …”
Neue Musikzeitung

“… an ensemble to which the future belongs …”
Neue Musikzeitung

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Apr
20
Tue
DREAMERS’ CIRCUS
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm
DREAMERS' CIRCUS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DREAMERS’ CIRCUS

TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

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THE VIBE: Nordic folk / traditional / classical influences 

PROGRAM
Contemporary and endlessly innovative in their approach, Nordic roots trio Dreamers’ Circus draw inspiration from the deep traditions of folk music in the region and reshape them into something bright, shiny and new. This young Danish trio includes Nikolaj Busk on piano and accordion, Ale Carr on Nordic cittern, and Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen of the Danish String Quartet on violin. With an adventurous attitude and outstanding musicianship, Dreamers’ Circus is at the forefront of the Nordic folk and world music scenes. Join us in The JAI for the triumphant return of this astonishingly talented acoustic trio.

“This is music that paints images in your mind, that fires the imagination… Dreamers’ Circus celebrate more than the colour and vibrancy of Scandinavian music, they celebrate the ability it has to drive inspiration and innovation, and place themselves firmly in the vanguard of that movement”
Folk Radio

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DREAMERS’ CIRCUS
Apr 20 @ 8:30 pm
DREAMERS' CIRCUS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DREAMERS’ CIRCUS

TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

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THE VIBE: Nordic folk / traditional / classical influences 

PROGRAM
Contemporary and endlessly innovative in their approach, Nordic roots trio Dreamers’ Circus draw inspiration from the deep traditions of folk music in the region and reshape them into something bright, shiny and new. This young Danish trio includes Nikolaj Busk on piano and accordion, Ale Carr on Nordic cittern, and Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen of the Danish String Quartet on violin. With an adventurous attitude and outstanding musicianship, Dreamers’ Circus is at the forefront of the Nordic folk and world music scenes. Join us in The JAI for the triumphant return of this astonishingly talented acoustic trio.

“This is music that paints images in your mind, that fires the imagination… Dreamers’ Circus celebrate more than the colour and vibrancy of Scandinavian music, they celebrate the ability it has to drive inspiration and innovation, and place themselves firmly in the vanguard of that movement”
Folk Radio

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Apr
24
Sat
CHRISTIAN SANDS
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm
CHRISTIAN SANDS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

CHRISTIAN SANDS

SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: jazz piano / fusion / fluid / progressive  

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

PROGRAM
Five-time Grammy Nominee, Christian Sands is an emerging jazz force. His abundant piano technique perfectly matches his conception, accomplishing a much deeper musical goal: a fresh look at the entire language of jazz. Whether it’s stride, swing, bebop, progressive, fusion, Brazilian or Afro-Cuban, Sands develops the past while providing unusual and stimulating vehicles for the present… and for the future.

“…Christian Sands plays with a restrained touch and a rolling command across the entire keyboard.”
The New York Times

“…Christian Sands plays with a restrained touch and a rolling command across the entire keyboard.”
The New York Times

“Sands is skilled, soulful and melodic…”
VICE Noisey

“Sands is skilled, soulful and melodic…”
VICE Noisey

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CHRISTIAN SANDS
Apr 24 @ 8:30 pm
CHRISTIAN SANDS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

CHRISTIAN SANDS

SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: jazz piano / fusion / fluid / progressive  

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PROGRAM
Five-time Grammy Nominee, Christian Sands is an emerging jazz force. His abundant piano technique perfectly matches his conception, accomplishing a much deeper musical goal: a fresh look at the entire language of jazz. Whether it’s stride, swing, bebop, progressive, fusion, Brazilian or Afro-Cuban, Sands develops the past while providing unusual and stimulating vehicles for the present… and for the future.

“…Christian Sands plays with a restrained touch and a rolling command across the entire keyboard.”
The New York Times

“…Christian Sands plays with a restrained touch and a rolling command across the entire keyboard.”
The New York Times

“Sands is skilled, soulful and melodic…”
VICE Noisey

“Sands is skilled, soulful and melodic…”
VICE Noisey

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May
12
Wed
YEFIM BRONFMAN
May 12 @ 8:00 pm
YEFIM BRONFMAN @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

YEFIM BRONFMAN

WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 · 8 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
BEETHOVEN · Piano Sonata No. 11 in B-flat Major, Op. 22
BEETHOVEN · Piano Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 57 “Appassionata”
CHOPIN · Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op. 27, No. 2
CHOPIN · Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58

PRELUDE:
Lecture by Michael Gerdes · 7 PM

“[Bronfman is a] marvel of digital dexterity, warmly romantic sentiment, and jaw-dropping bravura”
Chicago Tribune

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May
16
Sun
JOHAN DALENE, violin & CHRISTIAN IHLE HADLAND, piano
May 16 @ 3:00 pm
JOHAN DALENE, violin & CHRISTIAN IHLE HADLAND, piano @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

JOHAN DALENE, violin
& CHRISTIAN IHLE HADLAND, piano

SUNDAY, MAY 16, 2021 · 3 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

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PROGRAM:
SINDING · Suite in A Minor, Op. 10
RAVEL · Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major, M 77
AUERBACH · Selections from 24 Preludes for Violin and Piano, Op. 46
BRAHMS · Sonata for Violin and Piano in D Minor, Op. 108
WAXMAN · Carmen Fantasie

First Prize Winner at the 2019 Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition and 2019-2021 BBC New Generation Artist, 20 year old Johan Dalene will delight audiences with his refreshingly honest musicality.

MUSICAL PRELUDE:
Students from the San Diego Youth Symphony
and Conservatory perform · 2 PM

“Dalene plays throughout with an engaging flair, command and emotional range remarkable from such a young player, -this is one of the finest violin debuts of the last decade.”
BBC Music Magazine

“Dalene plays throughout with an engaging flair, command and emotional range remarkable from such a young player, -this is one of the finest violin debuts of the last decade.”
BBC Music Magazine

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May
21
Fri
DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS
May 21 @ 6:30 pm
DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS

FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

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THE VIBE: American Songbook / jazz / blues / retro  

PROGRAM
Bluesy, blustery, bawdy and irresistibly fun, Davina & The Vagabonds have carved their own niche in the blues world with their high-energy live performances and rollicking compositions. Lead singer Davina Lozier’s voice and stage presence defy category, with elements of boogie-woogie, ragtime, early rock, and beyond. Lozier has been compared to Etta James, Amy Winehouse, Janis Joplin, Billie Holiday and Betty Boop, but comparisons don’t suffice. Davina is a true original.

“Listening to Davina & the Vagabonds is like stepping into a wondrous musical time machine. They have the panache and superlative musicianship to recreate the retro sound and ageless appeal of golden age Americana…”
Thunder Bay Blues Festival

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DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS
May 21 @ 8:30 pm
DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS

FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

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TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

THE VIBE: American Songbook / jazz / blues / retro  

PROGRAM
Bluesy, blustery, bawdy and irresistibly fun, Davina & The Vagabonds have carved their own niche in the blues world with their high-energy live performances and rollicking compositions. Lead singer Davina Lozier’s voice and stage presence defy category, with elements of boogie-woogie, ragtime, early rock, and beyond. Lozier has been compared to Etta James, Amy Winehouse, Janis Joplin, Billie Holiday and Betty Boop, but comparisons don’t suffice. Davina is a true original.

“Listening to Davina & the Vagabonds is like stepping into a wondrous musical time machine. They have the panache and superlative musicianship to recreate the retro sound and ageless appeal of golden age Americana…”
Thunder Bay Blues Festival

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Jun
6
Sun
ZLATOMIR FUNG, cello & RICHARD FU, piano
Jun 6 @ 3:00 pm
ZLATOMIR FUNG, cello & RICHARD FU, piano @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

ZLATOMIR FUNG, cello
& RICHARD FU, piano

SUNDAY, JUNE 6, 2021 · 3 PM
The Baker-Baum Concert Hall

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

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PROGRAM:
JUDITH WEIR · Unlocked for Solo Cello
FAURÉ · Cello Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 117
BERGER · Duo for Cello and Piano
BEETHOVEN · Cello Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op. 69

The first American in four decades and youngest musician ever to win First Prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition Cello Division, Zlatomir Fung is poised to become one of the preeminent cellists of our time.

MUSICAL PRELUDE:
Students from the San Diego Youth Symphony
and Conservatory perform · 2 PM

“A rich, warm tone, impeccable intonation and thoughtful phrasing suggested a good future for the 17-year-old soloist. His appreciation for dynamic shading proved especially rewarding.”
Baltimore Sun

“A rich, warm tone, impeccable intonation and thoughtful phrasing suggested a good future for the 17-year-old soloist. His appreciation for dynamic shading proved especially rewarding.”
Baltimore Sun

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Jun
11
Fri
DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm
DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO

FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: soul / contemporary jazz / R&B / rock & roll  

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

PROGRAM
Known for their infectious energy, tantalizing grooves and lush improvisations, the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio is a band on the rise. The trio brings a new edge to combos rooted in the sounds of 60s and 70s soul jazz.

“It’s hard not to start moving once Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio hit the stage. Their blend of soul and jazz is absolutely infectious.”
KEXP Seattle

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DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO
Jun 11 @ 8:30 pm
DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO

FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

THE VIBE: soul / contemporary jazz / R&B / rock & roll  

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PROGRAM
Known for their infectious energy, tantalizing grooves and lush improvisations, the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio is a band on the rise. The trio brings a new edge to combos rooted in the sounds of 60s and 70s soul jazz.

“It’s hard not to start moving once Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio hit the stage. Their blend of soul and jazz is absolutely infectious.”
KEXP Seattle

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PEDRITO MARTINEZ
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm
PEDRITO MARTINEZ @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

PEDRITO MARTINEZ

THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2021 · 6:30 PM
The JAI

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

THE VIBE: percussion Afro-Cuban rumba tradition / timba / funk / percussion

PROGRAM
Pedrito Martinez is a master percussionist. As a bandleader, he is an essential voice in the evolving tradition of Afro-Cuban music and jazz, and as a collaborator, he has recorded and performed with such artists as Paul Simon, Wynton Marsalis, Bruce Springsteen, Paquito D’Rivera, Sting, and super-group Nuevo Jazz Latino. Martinez’s group possesses a rare level of virtuosity, but it never gets in the way of their ability to get a room moving.

“Pedrito is a genius…working with him has been a revelation to me.”
Wynton Marsalis

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PEDRITO MARTINEZ
Jun 24 @ 8:30 pm
PEDRITO MARTINEZ @ The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center | San Diego | California | United States

PEDRITO MARTINEZ

THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2021 · 8:30 PM
The JAI

TICKETS ON SALE 8/17
TICKETS ON SALE 8/17

THE VIBE: percussion Afro-Cuban rumba tradition / timba / funk / percussion

PROGRAM
Pedrito Martinez is a master percussionist. As a bandleader, he is an essential voice in the evolving tradition of Afro-Cuban music and jazz, and as a collaborator, he has recorded and performed with such artists as Paul Simon, Wynton Marsalis, Bruce Springsteen, Paquito D’Rivera, Sting, and super-group Nuevo Jazz Latino. Martinez’s group possesses a rare level of virtuosity, but it never gets in the way of their ability to get a room moving.

“Pedrito is a genius…working with him has been a revelation to me.”
Wynton Marsalis

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