January 9, 2020: Richard Valitutto Pianospheres Preview

Soundwaves’ third year of collaborations with Pianospheres begins with a solo performance by Richard Valitutto.

December 11, 2019: Brendan White Plays Hindemith

Pianist Brendan White¬†performs Paul Hindemith’s “Ludus Tonalis,” a set of 25 pieces from 1942 demonstrating his compositional techniques in all 12 major and minor keys (plus a prelude) as a modern answer to Bach’s “Well-Tempered Klavier.”

October 1, 2019: Angel City Jazz Festival Young Artists Competition

Several bands of LA’s finest young musicians (ages 18-25) compete for a paid spot on the Angel City Jazz Festival. Each group will play a short set, then a panel of expert judges will select the winner. One musician will also receive a scholarship to the UC San Diego Jazz Camp.

This show will begin at 7 instead of 7:30, in order to accommodate all the contestants.