UCSD presents “To János with Love: A Posthumous Valentine to a Beloved Music Professor”


On Valentine’s Day, February 14, at 8 p.m., the UCSD Department of Music will present a free tribute concert to the late János Négyesy, internationally acclaimed violinist and longtime professor of music.

“To János with Love: A Celebration of Life,” will include performances by Négyesy’s wife and musical partner, Finnish violinist Päivikki Nykter, and faculty members Mark Dresser (contrabass), Philip Larson (bass baritone) and Kartik Seshadri (sitar).

The concert will be held at the Conrad Prebys Music Center Concert Hall. For directions and more information, visit