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Isabel Leonard & Pablo Sáinz-Villegas

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

One of the brightest vocal stars of our day joins a tremendous guitar virtuoso for an unforgettable evening showcasing the rich, magnificent musical traditions of Spain. This intimate evening pairs multiple GRAMMY© Award-winner Isabel Leonard, the glamorous mezzo-soprano who has dazzled opera lovers at the great houses worldwide, with Pablo Sáinz-Villegas, praised by Billboard as …
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$44 – $115

Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano & Pablo Sáinz-Villegas, guitar

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

One of the brightest vocal stars of our day joins a tremendous guitar virtuoso for an unforgettable evening showcasing the rich, magnificent musical traditions of Spain. This intimate evening pairs multiple GRAMMY© Award-winner Isabel Leonard, the glamorous mezzo-soprano who has dazzled opera lovers at the great houses worldwide, with Pablo Sáinz-Villegas, praised by Billboard as “the soul …
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Randall Goosby & Zhu Wang

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Signed exclusively to Decca Classics in 2020 at the age of 24, American violinist Randall Goosby is acclaimed for the sensitivity and intensity of his musicianship alongside his determination to make music more inclusive and accessible. Having just made his debut with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under Gustavo Dudamel, the Baltimore Symphony under Dalia Stasevska, …
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$43

Randall Goosby, violin & Zhu Wang, piano

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Signed exclusively to Decca Classics in 2020 at the age of 24, American violinist Randall Goosby is acclaimed for the sensitivity and intensity of his musicianship alongside his determination to make music more inclusive and accessible. Having just made his debut with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under Gustavo Dudamel, the Baltimore Symphony under Dalia Stasevska, …
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$43

Holiday Sing-Along at The Conrad

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Celebrate the holidays with La Jolla Music Society! Enjoy a cider or a classic hot cocoa while Riford Library’s Youth Services Librarian Katia Graham entertains with a reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and a local choir performs cherished holiday tunes. Bring a book to donate to the Friends of the La Jolla Library. …
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Free

Poncho Sanchez

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

For more than three decades, GRAMMY Award-winning conguero Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straight-ahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infectious melodies and rhythms from a variety of Latin American and South American sources. Throughout his career Sanchez has held aloft the torch lit by such innovators as Mongo Santamaria, Tito Puente …
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$42 – $82
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Alfredo Rodriguez Trio

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

GRAMMY Award nominee Alfredo Rodríguez has rapidly risen to stardom under the tutelage of the famed producer. Since arriving in the US in 2009, Rodríguez has appeared on prestigious stages such as the Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl, the Gilmore Keyboard Festival, Detroit, and the Umbria and Vienna Jazz Festivals. Rodríguez’s music explores …
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$55 – $75

Davina and The Vagabonds

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Bluesy, blustery, bawdy and irresistibly fun, Davina & The Vagabonds have carved their own niche in the blues world with their high-energy live performances and rollicking compositions. Lead singer Davina Lozier’s voice and stage presence defy category, with elements of boogie-woogie, ragtime, early rock, and beyond. Lozier has been compared to Etta James, Amy Winehouse, …
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$60 – $80

Leif Ove Andsnes

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Returning to La Jolla Music Society with his commanding technique and thoughtful interpretations, Leif Ove Andsnes brings us a program of lush, brooding pieces including the famed Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 31, with an unmatched wash of color and depth of sound. The Norwegian virtuoso has won acclaim worldwide, in the world’s leading concert halls …
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$44 – $94

Johan Dalene & Giorgi Gigashvili

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

First Prize Winner at the 2019 Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition and a 2019–2021 BBC New Generation Artist, 20-year-old Swedish phenom Johan Dalene delights audiences with his refreshingly honest musicality. He’s already performing in some of the great halls of Europe, tackling the great works in the violin repertoire. Don’t miss this chance to see …
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$43

Nat Geo Live: Life on the Vertical

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Mark Synnott is a man ever on the brink of new discovery. A big wall rock climber of the highest order, he’s made legendary first ascents of some of the world’s tallest, most forbidding walls, from Baffin Island to Pakistan. Today, he uses his skills to break scientific ground, reaching incredibly inaccessible environments in search …
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$20 – $58

Quartetto di Cremona

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

The Italian Quartetto di Cremona, a preeminent quartet of its generation, is noted for its lustrous sound, refined musicianship, and stylistic versatility. Its members make their LJMS debut bringing us a program of beloved classics performed with style and flair.

$28.00 – $67.00

Pierre-Laurent Aimard

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Continuing in the vein of thematic recital programmes, Pierre-Laurent Aimard explores the musical genre of fantasy, juxtaposing great chamber pieces with newer repertoire, from the Renaissance with Sweelinck to the latter half of the 20th century with Andrei Volkonsky.

$44.00 – $94.00

Goitse

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Goitse is back by popular demand! Get ready for a cracking good time in The JAI. The white-hot award-winning Irish quintet, Goitse, pronounced “Go-wit-cha,” brings a vibrant mix of Irish classic jigs and tunes with their own original compositions for an irrepressible Irish musical experience that opens your mind and moves your feet.

$60 – $80

Igor Levit

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Described by The New York Times as one of the “most important artists of his generation,” Igor Levit places his art in the context of social events and understands it as inseparably linked to them. In 2020, Levit was named Musical America’s Recording Artist of the Year and nominated for a GRAMMY Award in the …
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$41 – $83

Community Arts Open House at The Conrad

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

See The Conrad brought to life by our learning and community partners during our fourth annual Community Arts Open House! You’ll have the chance to see musicians and dancers from local schools and some of San Diego’s finest professional artists onstage in The Baker-Baum Concert Hall, The JAI, and The Wu Tsai QRT.yrd. In addition …
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Free

Alisa Weilerstein – FRAGMENTS

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

Conceived by internationally-renowned cellist Alisa Weilerstein, FRAGMENTS is a groundbreaking project for solo cello that weaves together the 36 movements of Bach’s Solo Cello Suites with 27 newly commissioned works creating a musical space that is at once physically intimate and philosophically expansive. Enhanced by responsive lighting and scenic architecture, the music is performed without …
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$44 – $94

Samara Joy

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

We’ve expanded our Discovery Series to showcase the rising stars from the next generation of jazz! Our first-ever Discovery Series jazz artist, Samara Joy, won the 2019 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition. With a voice as smooth as velvet, Samara has already performed in many of the great jazz venues including Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, …
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$55 – $75

Scott Silven – WONDERS

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

An unforgettable performance of awe-inspiring intrigue. As a child, Scott Silven reveled in mystery. This innate fascination with the enigmatic and unexplainable guided him to the craft of illusion at a young age, and evoked a sense of wonder that he knew he had to share with others. Wonders is a show for these extraordinary …
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$60 – $80

Chucho Valdés Quartet

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

In a career spanning more than 60 years, both as a solo artist and bandleader, the great Cuban pianist and composer Chucho Valdés has distilled elements of the Afro-Cuban music tradition, jazz, classical music, rock, and more, into a deeply personal style. Winner of seven GRAMMY® and four Latin GRAMMY® Awards, Valdés received a Lifetime …
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$48 – $80
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Midori

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

La Jolla Music Society has the great honor of welcoming the visionary artist, activist, and educator Midori during her 40th-anniversary celebration, as our Education Ambassador-in-Residence! Exploring and building connections between music and the human experience, Midori consistently breaks with traditional boundaries, making her one of the most outstanding violinists of our time. To mark the …
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$44 – $94
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Midori

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

La Jolla Music Society has the great honor of welcoming the visionary artist, activist, and educator Midori during her 40th-anniversary celebration, as our Education Ambassador-in-Residence! Exploring and building connections between music and the human experience, Midori consistently breaks with traditional boundaries, making her one of the most outstanding violinists of our time. To mark the …
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$44 – $94

Yunchan Lim

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center 7600 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA

At 18, South Korean Yunchan Lim has just made history as the youngest-ever Gold Medal winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, wowing both the judges and the audience with his spectacular performance of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3. He’s been described as “a mind-blowing once-in-a-lifetime talent,” “a phenomenal talent,” and “the singular most …
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$83