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CV Library Concert, Oct 12, 2016

Submitted by ken on Mon, 10/03/2016 - 13:46

A free Tibetan Bowl & Gong Concert with Diane Mandle will be held at the Carmel Valley Library on Wednesday, October 12. October’s free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be held on Wednesday, October 12 at 7:00 PM in the library’s community room. Diáne Mandle  is an internationally known Sound Healer, Teacher, Recording Artist with Sounds True and Author based in San Diego. The concert is a transformational sound immersion that soothes, inspires and awakens the body, mind and spirit.  It is designed to relieve stress, enlighten the mind and bring people into a transcendent state of being with her precision-tuned harmonic Tibetan bowls, Chiron gong and percussion.

The only State Certified Tibetan bowl sound healer in California, she is a frequent presenter at the Deepak Chopra Center, the Golden Door and Rancho la Puerta. She has been part of the Integrative Therapy Team at San Diego Cancer Center, has presented workshops for cancer patients at Sharp and Scripps hospitals and developed and conducted a program for incarcerated veterans with PTSD. 

Diane offers workshops and concerts internationally and operates the Tibetan Bowl Sound Healing School in southern California. She is featured in the upcoming television series: Tao- Living in Balance along with healers such as  Dr. Andrew Weil, MD and author John Gray.

The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.

CV Library Free Concert on July 13, 2016

Submitted by ken on Mon, 06/20/2016 - 16:45

The Carmel Valley Library Family Concert Series presents Clarinetist Philip Lipton on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate. Philip Lipton, a native of Charleston, South Carolina, brings true passion and inspiration to every performance. He has performed at concert stages across the United States, including Carnegie Hall, as well as in Canada and Spain. His most recent solo show is titled “The Influence of Benny Goodman.” The program will include an eclectic array of styles from Bach to Goodman to Paquito D’Rivera. Philip performed this program at the San Diego Central Library’s Winter Concert Series and more recently in West Palm Beach, Florida, and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He received his Bachelor of Music Degree from the University of North Florida, where he studied clarinet with Guy Yehuda. Mr. Lipton holds a Master of Music degree in Performance from the Jacob’s School of Music, Indiana University, where studied with James Campbell.

July's free family music program is sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library and will be held on Wednesday, July 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library’s community room. The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.

Pianist Kasey Kay at the CV Library, June 15, 2016

Submitted by ken on Sat, 06/11/2016 - 17:43

January's free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be held on Wednesday, June 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library’s community room. It will feature pianist Kasey Kay. The program will last 45 minutes.

Kasey Kay, a native of Seoul, Korea, has developed a stellar reputation and following for both technical brilliance and interpretive nuance and captures the passion and emotive sensitivity of the composers she admires. She began the up and coming season with three concerts one at the Athenaeum in La Jolla and the other at the Lyceum, downtown and the other at the Encinitas library in March. Her program will include Prelude Op. 28 No. 4 in E minor by Chopin, Prelude No.6 in D minor BWV 875 by J.S. Bach, Prelude Op.3 No.2 in C Sharp minor by Rachmaninoff and Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in C Sharp minor by Liszt. Her dazzling performances have delighted audiences throughout the county for more than 10 years and brought them back for more. The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information call (858) 552-1668.

CV Library Free Concert on March 9, 2016

Submitted by ken on Thu, 02/25/2016 - 14:53

The Early Music Ensemble of San Diego will perform at the CV Library on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:00pm. The program, entitled "The Folk Influence: Madrigals, Part-Songs and Folk Songs” explores the relationship between polyphonic madrigals and the more homophonic part-songs and folk songs. The program will include chansons, madrigals and folk songs from Renaissance England and France, as well as folk songs that have been given modern arrangements. The four-voice a capella Early Music Ensemble has performed in the San Diego area, across the US and in Europe for many years.The performers are Elisabeth Marti (soprano), Constance Lawthers (soprano/alto), John Peeling (tenor), Philip Larson (bass). The free family music program is sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library. The program will last 45 minutes. For further information, see the CV Library Music Page, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website atwww.carmelvalleylibrary.org.

Free CV Library Concert, Jan 13, 2016

Submitted by ken on Mon, 01/04/2016 - 21:43

January's free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be held on Wednesday, January 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library’s community room. It will feature pianist/composer and Steinway artist Louis Landon. He specializes in music that creates a more loving and peaceful world by writing, recording and performing, music from the heart. He has recorded and released 18 CDs that include music spanning many styles including classical, pop, and Latin genres. The program will last 45 minutes. For further information, see the CV Library Music Page, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.

Free CV Library Concert, Nov 18, 2015

Submitted by ken on Mon, 11/02/2015 - 15:17

November's free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be held on Wednesday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library's community room. It will feature flutist Elena Yarritu, guitarist Pablo Gomez Cano, and pianist Melissa Creider in a program of Argentina's national music by legendary tango maestro Astor Piazzolla and two young Buenos Aires composers, Exequiel Mantega and Paulina Fain, that showcases the modern flute as a viable instrument in tango music. The program will last 45 minutes. For further information, see the CV Library Music Page, call (858) 552-1668 or see the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library website at www.carmelvalleylibrary.org.