Category archives for: Music

Box Canyon Band brings bluegrass to Poway Library

The Box Canyon Band is, from left, Jim Henderson, Tom Dillon, Eric Bentley, Steve Spiker and Lou Shrinkle.

The Poway Library will be coming alive with the sounds of bluegrass 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at 13137 Poway Road.

Sounds of modern jazz coming to RB Library

The Bop Moderno Quintet is, from left, Tripp Sprague, Peter Sprague, Gunnar Biggs, Duncan Moore and Gilbert Castellanos. Castellanos will be replaced by Curtis Taylor for the Rancho Bernardo library concert.

The Rancho Bernardo Library will be filled with the sounds of modern jazz from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 9.

Peter Sprague, along with his Bop Moderno Quintet, will be performing modern jazz as part of the ongoing Jazz Concert Series hosted by Donald Bunin.

Brothers bring Beatles to life with ‘Yesterday & Today’

From left, Ryan, Matthew and Billy McGuigan.

Three brothers are bringing a new take on the Beatles to the Poway Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 4.

Big Band and Broadway music concert at PCPA

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Come out for a night of Big Band and Broadway music, thanks to the Coastal Communities Concert Band, performing at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23.

The concert, featuring guest vocalist Michael Ruhl, is the first time the Coastal Communities Concert Band (CCCB) will perform at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts.

Fair concert lineup includes Jeff Dunham, Smokey Robinson

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The San Diego County Fair always comes with a stellar lineup of entertainment and this year is no different, featuring shows by ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, music legend Smokey Robinson and many more.

Rancho Bernardo Library to host jazz band Danny Green Trio

The Danny Green Trio, from left: Danny Green, Julien Cantelm and Justin Grinnell.

The Rancho Bernardo library will come alive with the sounds of Brazilian jazz with a free concert Wednesday by the Danny Green Trio.

Homes become intimate concert venues

Scripps Ranch residents John and Kathy Jenkins host house concerts in their backyard performance space.

Why go out to hear great music, when you can host a concert in your own home? Poway couple Al and Jacqueline Jax Silva and Scripps Ranch couple John and Kathy Jenkins have opened their homes to both musicians and eager concert attendees for house concerts in an effort to support the San Diego music community.

YPO Soloists Ensemble offering suites for Valentine’s Day

The YPO Soloists Ensemble

You’ve heard of sweets for the sweet, but what about suites for the sweet? The Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (YPO) Soloists Ensemble, under the artistic direction and conducting of Alyze Dreiling, will be performing a concert, “Musical Treats and Valentine Suites,” 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 at Rancho Bernardo Presbyterian Church, 17010 Pomerado Road.

Peter Bolland to debut new music at Poway Library

San Diego singer-songwriter Peter Bolland.                                                                            Photo by John Hancock

Fans of San Diego-based singer-songwriter Peter Bolland will be in for a treat, as the performer will be debuting two new songs at his free upcoming concert 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Poway Library, 13137 Poway Road.

‘Celtic Nights’ in Poway on Jan. 24

“Celtic Nights: The Emigrants Bridge” tells the story of Irish citizens emigrating to the United States through song, dance and storytelling.

Enjoy a night of music, dance and storytelling with “Celtic Nights: The Emigrants Bridge,” one night only 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24 at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Road.