Jul
7
to Aug 31

Pageant of the Masters - Laguna Beach

The Pageant of the Masters is ninety minutes of tableaux vivants (living pictures), re­creations of classical and contemporary works of art, with real people posing to look exactly like their counterparts in the original pieces. The Pageant is held nightly in an outdoor amphitheater, accompanied by an orchestra and live narration. For this year’s theme, The Time Machine, audiences will be transported around the globe and into the past, present and future in search of great art and amazing stories. https://www.foapom.com/pageant-of-the-masters/

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Aug
30
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Jazz: Sweet Baby J’ai and the Women in Jazz All-Stars - Costa Mesa

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Summer Jazz returns with free, live jazz concerts on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza every Friday.

Few entertainers can command a stage like the indefatigable Sweet Baby J'ai. She is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers today and has toured the world with her genre-defying work which both embraces and expands the jazz tradition. Joined by the multi-award-winning Women in Jazz All-Stars, this world-class ensemble of extraordinary musicians come together to set the night on fire with a blend of blues with jazz, funk, pop and soul! https://www.scfta.org/events/2019/summer-jazz-free-(9)

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Aug
24
4:30 PM16:30

Celebrity Benefit Event - Laguna Beach

Celebrity Benefit Event on Saturday, August 24 at the Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters, the most entertaining and star-studded night of the summer art season. This red carpet one-night affair will offer guests an evening of fine art, entertainment and a special performance of this summer’s popular Pageant of the Masters, titled “The Time”. Featured will be singer Melissa Manchester and the Citrus College Blue Note Orchestra, along with host John O’Hurley. https://www.foapom.com/pageant-of-the-masters/annual-celebrity-event/

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Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Jazz: Mon David Quartet featuring Tateng Katindig on Piano and Charmaine Clamor - Costa Mesa

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Summer Jazz returns with free, live jazz concerts on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza every Friday.

It's Filipino Jazz Night on Argyros Plaza! Known for his wide vocal range, rich tone, fearless style and eclectic musicality, Mon David has shared the stage with luminaries such as Diane Schuur, David Benoit, Eric Marienthal and the late Bobby Enriquez. Tateng Katindig, who has performed with Lou Rawls, Marienthal and others, represents the best of Filipino jazz piano. Charmaine Clamor is a Filipina jazz singer best known for melding traditional Filipino folk songs and with American jazz and blues in a newly developed musical genre called "Jazzipino." https://www.scfta.org/events/2019/summer-jazz-free-(8)

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Aug
22
to Aug 24

Blue Jay Jazz Festival - Lake Arrowhead

The 19th Annual Blue Jay Jazz Festival, "Takin' it Lakeside", will take place in Lake Arrowhead,  August 22nd and 23rd – Arrowhead Lake Association's Tavern Bay Beach Club, and August 24th – Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa. Performers include the Cal State San Bernadino Jazz Ensemble, the LA Quartet, the Yuko Mabuchi Trio, and saxophonist Eric Marienthal, who, in addition to performing with his quartet, will hold a master class for area students. All proceeds support the non-profit Blue Jay Foundation, whose mission is to support music education in the San Bernardino mountain communities. More information can be found at http://bluejayjazz.org/

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Aug
19
5:30 PM17:30

Farofa - Laguna Beach

Farofa consists touring musicians Felipe Fraga (Percussion), Isaias Elpes (Bass), JP Mourão (Brazilian Viola Caipira) and Luis Mascaro (Violin). Farofa will play a mix of music that includes influences of rock, jazz, flamenco, contemporary classical, pop, deep African rhythmic tradition, Balcan, and Brazilian styles. https://www.foapom.com/event/farofa/

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Aug
18
5:30 PM17:30

The Salty Suites - Laguna Beach

The Salty Suites are a dynamic three piece acoustic band with instrumentals, vocals and harmonies. They will play a mix of Americana, Folk and Bluegrass music, with original compositions and selected covers. The band features Chelsea Williams on guitar and vocals, Scott Gates on mandolin and vocals, and Chuck Hailes on Bass. https://www.foapom.com/event/salty-suites/

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Aug
16
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Jazz: The John Clifton Blues Band and The 44's Blues Band - Costa Mesa

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Summer Jazz returns with free, live jazz concerts on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza every Friday.

oin us for Blues Night! John Clifton regularly tours in the U.S. and has headlined some of the most well-known venues and festivals. He effortlessly infuses styles from West Coast to Chicago Blues, classic R&B and soul, to some hard driving vintage rock and roll. The 44's are a Los Angeles-based band that plays blues-roots-rock music, and energetic live performances have garnered an enthusiastic local following. https://www.scfta.org/events/2019/summer-jazz-free-(7)

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