January’s free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be presented on Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m. in the library’s community room. It will feature the San Diego Clarinet Quintet in a program of music by Giovanni Gastoldi, Claude Debussy, J R Morton, and Paquito D’Rivera. It will last 45 minutes.
The San Diego Clarinet Quintet is one of Southern California’s premiere clarinet ensembles whose members are among San Diego’s musical elite. They have performed with national touring Civic Theater productions, Starlight Opera, Old Globe Theater, and renowned chamber music festivals. Each has appeared as a featured soloist many times. The members of the quintet are: Jonathan Crick, Jim George, Mark Margolies, Jim Reed, and Richard Robinette.
The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For more information call (858) 552-1668.