Music

  • Summer concerts return to Scripps Park, July 17

    Summer concerts return to Scripps Park, July 17

    For 32 years on summer Sundays, the free La Jolla Concerts by the Sea series has provided a diverse soundtrack to picturesque family outings. Continuing the tradition, the 33rd annual eight-concert series kicks off 2 p.m. July 17 with Sue Palmer & her Motel Swing Orchestra in Scripps Park at La...

  • Church hosts dance party Friday night

    Church hosts dance party Friday night

    The Congregational Church of La Jolla invites music lovers of all ages to savor an evening of music and dancing, featuring a signature soundtrack designed by veteran DJ, music historian and La Jolla resident, Ron Jones. “Starry Nights: An evening of music and dancing with Ron Jones” is set for...

  • La Jolla's Best Bets for events, June 30

    La Jolla's Best Bets for events, June 30

    Small World, Big World Opening July 2 in the Gould Eddy Gallery onboard the Ferryboat Berkeley, 1492 North Harbor Drive, is “Steering Small – The Wonders of Nautical Models,” which explores a world of scaled down ships. See toy boats, ships in bottles, small crafts, intricate tiny replicas and...

  • La Jolla Symphony & Chorus picks 2016-17 concert theme

    La Jolla Symphony & Chorus picks 2016-17 concert theme

    “Music From the Middle of Life” will be the theme of the next La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C) season, which opens Oct. 29 and closes June 11, 2017. Music Director Steven Schick said he built the concerts around music that composers wrote at the rich midpoint of their careers. In many cases,...

  • Mozart’s sister ‘back’ for a night at Balboa Theatre

    Mozart’s sister ‘back’ for a night at Balboa Theatre

    Mozart’s sister, nicknamed Nannerl (short for Maria Anna), was a gifted musician/composer who could have been a contender ... if she hadn’t been a girl. Billed as the “Wunderkinder,” Nannerl and Wolfi were a pair of prodigies who performed together, touring Europe under the direction of their father,...

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