Autumn Program. Oct. 18-24, 2021

MUSIC

Artists are listed in alphabetical order.


Ars Minerva

Cocktails & Chit-Chat

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 5:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Young Performers Theatre
Ticket Prices: $20 - $25


Ars Minerva is excited to share rare pieces by unfairly neglected composers and to engage in a conversation about their work and careers. This performance will include a live selection of past episodes, future projects and novelties - including a project highlighting castrato Farinelli.


Chamber Music Society of San Francisco

String Trio in G Major & Opus 10

Date(s) & Time(s)Saturday, October 23, 12:00 PM
Duration: 25 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20

This performance is part of a shared bill with: Left Coast Chamber Ensemble

The Chamber Music Society of San Francisco will perform selections from Beethoven's effervescent String Trio in G Major, Op 9 No 1 and Dohnanyi's rich and vibrant Serenade, Op 10.


CHELLE and Friends

CHELLE and Friends New Orleans Big Band

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 5:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Eucalyptus Grove
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


New Orleans native, and Oakland's own "Queen of New Orleans Music", Michelle Jacques and some of her very special friends take a broad range of Bayou and Louisiana sounds and stir them into a stewpot of musical gumbo that is sweet, spicy, aromatic and definitely intoxicating.


Florante Aguilar

Fantasies & Dances for Solo Guitar

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 2:00 PM
Duration: 45 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


Filipino-American composer and guitarist Florante Aguilar performs his compositions and arrangements of traditional dances from his country of birth: the Philippines.


Free Dive

Free Dive, Unleashed in the Great Outdoors

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 3:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Eucalyptus Grove
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


The groove-based quintet, Free Dive, illuminates Eucalyptus Grove with their original compositions and collaborative arrangements. Free Dive features Jeff Cressman (trombone), Bryan Dyer (vocals), Cecilia Engelhart (vocals), Steve Hogan (bass/beatbox) and Keith Terry (drums/body music).


Las Almas, Bandoneón and Piano Duo

Tango Music to Your Soul

Date(s) & Time(s)Saturday, October 23, 3:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Eucalyptus Grove
Ticket Prices: $20 - $25


Las Almas will present traditional, nuevo, and contemporary Argentine tango music that will take the audience on a magical journey to Buenos Aires. They will be presenting duo and solo pieces that were written and arranged by tango legends such as Pugliese, Piazzolla, Salgan, and many more.


Left Coast Chamber Ensemble

Duo for Violin and Cello Op. 7

Date(s) & Time(s)Saturday, October 23, 12:00 PM
Duration: 25 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20

This performance is part of a shared bill with: Chamber Music Society of San Francisco

Left Coast violinist, Anna Presler, and cellist, Leighton Fong, will be performing Zoltán Kodály's lush and dramatic Duo for Violin and Cello Op. 7


Los Nadies

Los Nadies Groove in the Grove

Date(s) & Time(s)Saturday, October 23, 5:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Eucalyptus Grove
Ticket Prices: $12 - $15


Los Nadies weave together a wide array of Latin American rhythms with rock, creating a unique and sophisticated danceable fusion that includes Rumba Flamenca, Cumbia, Afro-Cuban, Peruvian & Brazilian music, Reggae and South American folklore with poetically and politically infused lyrics.


Manos Lindas

Music to Nourish, Expand, and Heal Yourself

Date(s) & Time(s)Saturday, October 23, 4:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $20 - $25


Some describe Manos Lindas as music, while others describe it as stepping through a portal into another dimension. Upon completion of the experience audiences will remember to nourish themselves and others, to cause no harm to self and others, and to ease the suffering of self and others whenever and wherever possible. The music from this set will stand in humble and respectful tribute to the Bay Area's arts community.


Mission Hot Club

Mission Hot Club with Mimi Pirard

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 12:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Parade Ground
Ticket Prices: $20 - $25


A magic carpet ride of acoustic music, Mission Hot Club evokes every mood as they carry their audience through Paris, the Balkans, Spain, Latin America, Dixieland, and the British Isles.


Purnamasari

The Weaver

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 4:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


‘The Weaver’ features songs, instrumental music, and narration created by Indonesian born singer-songwriter Lisa Graciano. The Weaver explores diaspora and multicultural identity in the context of stories, based on family history, integrating Indonesian gamelan instruments within a guitar band format.


Sandy Cressman and Homenagem Brasileira

Homage to Brazil

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 2:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Parade Ground
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


The show will include the following personnel: Sandy Cressman - voice/percussion Jeff Cressman - trombone Murray Low - piano Dillon Vado - drums David Belove - bass


Wind Weavers

Wind Weavers in Concert

Date(s) & Time(s)Sunday, October 24, 12:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutess w/out intermission
Location: Black Point Battery
Ticket Prices: $16 - $20


Wind Weavers make their return to the live stage with a lunchtime concert overlooking the Bay. Expect superb musicianship, rhythmic depth and playful improvisation. This acoustic instrumental music has eclectic influences spanning classical, jazz, and a range of international folk traditions.

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