La Jolla Light’s Best Bets for Events: April 13

Tribu Bahra

Concert Time

Tribu Baharú bring their multicultural sounds (influenced by Colombian folk music, Congolese soukous, Haitian kompa, zouk, calypso, mbaqanga, soca, rap and reggae) to the stage, 8 p.m. Thursday, April 13 at the UCSD Loft, 9500 Gilman Drive, off Matthew Lane. Tickets $30. (858) 534-8497.

Camera Lucida will perform 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 17 at Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UCSD campus, 9500 Gilman Drive. Program includes: Reger’s “Sonata in B-flat major for Viola and Piano, Opus 107,” Beethoven’s “String Quartet in E-flat major, Opus 74, ‘The Harp’ ” and Ives’ “Piano Trio.” Tickets: $33. (858) 534-8497. or

New Youth Orchestra flute coach Rosalind Richards and La Jolla Symphony Orchestra member Loie Flood make up the Del Mar Duo and will present a concert of flute and piano, 2 p.m. Sunday, April 16 at Riford Library, 7555 Draper Ave. Program includes classical, jazz, tangos, Americana and pop music. Free. (858) 552-1657.

All About Art

Spring,” a plein-air series showcasing the La Jolla coastline from Torrey Pines to Bird Rock, is on display April 15-29, with a meet-the-artists reception 6 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at Misfit Gallery, 565 Pearl St. Free. (858) 291-8553.

Work by Wade Koniakowsky is part of the “Spring” plein art exhibit

For the first time, the pencil drawings by Tsuyoshi “Mat” Matsumoto (1908-1982) will be on display as part of a UCSD Geisel Library exhibit, “Mat’s Art of the Pine.” An opening reception is 5 p.m. Tuesday April 18, 9500 Gilman Drive, off Library Walk. (Park at the Hopkins Parking Structure at the corner of Voigt and Hopkins Lane). Free. The exhibit runs through May 26.

A solo exhibition by Sage Sohier, “Americans Seen” presents a selection of black-and-white photographs taken in the late 1970s and early 1980s. The opening reception is 6 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at Joseph Bellows Gallery, 7661 Girard Ave. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. (858) 456-5620.

An exhibition of new paintings and drawings by Los Angeles-based artist Charles Arnoldi opens with an artist’s reception 5 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at R.B. Stevenson Gallery, 7661 Girard Ave. The show will remain on view through May 27. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (858) 459-3917.

Work by Los Angeles-based artist Charles Arnoldi

Talk It Up

In the final public science lecture of the school year, UC San Diego professor in the biological sciences division, Dr. James Nieh, will discuss honey bees, their communications and the effect pesticides have on their health, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18 at The Bishop’s School, 7607 La Jolla Blvd. Free. (858) 459-4021. Seat reservation and information:

Write Out Loud presents a staged reading of short stories and poems themed, “The Last Time I Saw Paris,” 7 p.m. Monday, April 17 at Old Town Theatre, 4040 Twiggs St., San Diego. Tickets $20. (619) 297-8953.

An OZ-some Party

San Diego Symphony hosts a “Wizard of Oz”-themed party, which closes with a screening of the 1939 classic and the Symphony performing the score. Festivities start at 6:30 p.m. with a pre-concert costume contest (open to all ages, including those without a ticket to the show), cocktail party at 7 p.m. and film with orchestra at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 15. Copley Symphony Hall, 750 B St., downtown San Diego. Tickets from $20. (619) 235-0804.