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Award-winning CCA grad Chase Morrin returns to San Diego for collaborative concerts

Award-winning CCA grad Chase Morrin returns to San Diego for collaborative concerts

An accomplished Carmel Valley pianist/composer will return home to San Diego later this month for two special collaborative performances.

Chase Morrin, 24, will present concerts at a biology and biotech-focused TEDX talk at the Salk Institute on July 28, 1 p.m., and at Dizzy's jazz club on July 29, 7 p.m. Each of the performances will also feature Morrin's friends — Lesley Mok, drums; Max Kraus, bass; Wonmi Jung, vocals; and Lihi Haruvi, soprano saxophone — who have joined together from different parts of the world to write three pieces for the concerts, exploring the concept of growth and connectivity.

Morrin now has two master's degrees in music after earning his...

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