Category archives for: Music

Youth Care Club members to host Talent Show in Carmel Valley

The Talent Show will be held Sept. 1.

YCC currently has more than 200 members from 12 local high schools and middle schools in San Diego. The Youth Care Club (YCC) of American Chinese Cultural & Educational Foundation will host its annual Talent Show featuring music and dance performances at Harvest Evangelical Church in Carmel Valley at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 1.

Pianist Andrew Vu to perform at the Carmel Valley Library

Andrew Vu

A special free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be held on Saturday, Aug. 31, at 1 p.m. in its community room. It will feature pianist Andrew Vu playing music by J S Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, and Liszt. The program will last 45 minutes.

Carmel Valley teen’s benefit concert in Solana Beach to raise money to build a home for a needy family

Kirsten Chaplin

In coordination with Casas de Luz, the 15-year-old is organizing a benefit concert on Aug. 24 to raise $4,500 to build a home for a family in Tijuana. Funds raised at the concert will benefit Casas de Luz, a nonprofit social action project based out of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of San Dieguito in Solana Beach.

St. Nicholas Choristers in Del Mar seeks new voices

The St. Nicholas Chorister program, part of the music program at Del Mar’s St Peter’s Episcopal Church, will begin its new season this Sept. 4. Since many local schools have cut or drastically reduced their existing music programs, the Chorister program is perfect for those who would like solid music instruction and to develop lifelong music and leadership skills.

‘AmateurPianists’ organization promotes the joy of music, live performances

Recital at Founders’ Hall in Solana Beach. Courtesy photos

From graphic designers to teachers, the diverse members of AmateurPianists have one thing in common: their love of music.

Based in North San Diego County, AmateurPianists is a membership organization for amateur pianists of all professions who want to perform in front of a live audience.

Adrienne Nims and Spirit Wind to perform at the Carmel Valley Library

Adrienne Nims

August’s free family music program, sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library, will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. in its community room. It will feature Adrienne Nims and Spirit Wind, with pianist J R Betts playing global jazz. The program will last 45 minutes.

Solana Beach resident joins La Jolla Symphony & Chorus board

La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C) recently announced the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors. Joining the board for the 2013-2014 Season are Arthur Wagner of Solana Beach and Catherine Palmer of Pacific Beach.

Bicoastal actress remembers Del Mar roots

Ashley Fox Linton. Courtesy photo

From Cygnet Theatre’s “Sweeney Todd” to The York Theatre’s “Flambe Dreams,” Ashley Fox Linton has starred in a variety of stage productions on both coasts. Still, the former Del Mar resident remembers her local roots.

The sounds of Crosby, Stills & Nash coming to next Summer Twilight Concert in Del Mar

The next Del Mar Foundation Summer Twilight Concert will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 13, at Powerhouse Park in Del Mar. Opening Act: Nathan James Trio, 6 p.m.; Main Act: Back to the Garden, Tribute to Crosby, Stills & Nash, 7 p.m. Visit for more information.

Family Night in Carmel Valley to feature great music, dance and movie

The Carmel Valley Recreation Council, along with sponsors Pardee Homes, Kilroy Realty and Sampson California Realty, will host Family Night on Sunday, July 28, at 5 p.m. at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center. The evening will be filled with lots of terrific music, dancing, food and a movie for all to enjoy. Put this night on your calendar – you will want to be here!



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