The Escondido Public Library is pleased to announce the upcoming schedule for the 2020 2nd Saturday Concert Series.

Since 2006, the Escondido Public Library's 2nd Saturday Concert Series has hosted music concerts and it continues to be one of the most popular programs at the Library. All performances are free, open to the public, and last approximately 1.5 hours with a 10-15 minute intermission.

Lindsay White

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Lindsay White - FACEBOOK LIVE PERFORMANCE!

www.lindsaywhitemusic.com
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You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll call your therapist. With influences ranging from Bob Dylan to Ani DiFranco, Lindsay White's songwriting has earned recognition from Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Kerrville Folk Festival, and American Songwriter. Her latest record Lights Out debuted #2 on the iTunes Singer-Songwriter charts, was named #1 Album of the Year by Global Texan Chronicles, and earned her a San Diego Music Award for Best Singer-Songwriter. White was recently named one of "15 Lesbian/Bi/Queer Musical Artists You Need to Know" by AfterEllen.com. She has opened for notable acts such as The Lone Bellow, David Crosby, Steve Poltz, Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles), Raining Jane ft. Jason Mraz, and more. 

Shelia Jaffe

Saturday, August 8, 2020

The String Jumpers  - FACEBOOK LIVE PERFORMANCE!

The String Jumpers is a highly talented and versatile duo of Will Jaffe on banjo, dobro, guitar and vocals, and Sheila Jaffe on Celtic harps, keyboards and vocals. They perform uplifting and fun music, bound to put a smile on your face. Having performed together in musical groups of different genres for years, they will be playing Americana, Blue Grass, Celtic, Swing, Blues and Original music you're sure to enjoy.

From music festivals to live radio and television, concerts, fairs, and botanical gardens, to the NAMM Museum of Making Music, they have delighted audiences of all sizes, backing artists such as Petty Page at the Moonlight Amphitheater in Vista.

 

Rupert Wates  

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Rupert Wates - FACEBOOK LIVE PERFORMANCE!

www.rupertwatesmusic.com

Rupert Wates was born in London and studied at Oxford University. He has been a full time songwriter since the late 1990s, when he signed a publishing contract with Eaton Music Limited. In London he worked with some of the best performers in the city. Moving in 2001 to Paris, Wates formed his own quartet and began playing live regularly. In fall 2006 he came to the US. He is now based in New York City and Colorado. Since coming to the US, he has won more than 40 songwriting and performing awards (www.rupertwatesmusic.com/awards). His music is an eclectic mix of acoustic, melodic art/folk, with flavors of jazz, vaudeville and cabaret. He has released nine solo CDs. They have received outstanding reviews in the international online press and tracks from them have been played on radio all over the world. In addition, Wates' songs have been covered by other artists in the UK, Canada and the US

Upcoming for 2020 Series
September 12, 2020: 
November 14, 2020: A Taste of Spain
December 12, 2020: Dmitry Kirichenko


The Concert Series is made possible by the Friends of the Escondido Public Library. All programs are FREE and open to the public. Most Concert Series programs are approximately 1.5 hours long with a 10-15 minute intermission and, unless otherwise noted, are held at 3:00 p.m. in the Turrentine Room at the Escondido Public Library, 239 South Kalmia St., Escondido. For more information, call Chris Calderon at 760-839-4214.

 

Where: Turrentine Room. The Auditorium is on the second floor of the Library.

When: Second Saturday of each month at 3:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Programs usually last 1.5 hours with a 10-15 minute intermission.

Cost: Programs are free and open to the public.

Parking: Free parking inside the Library Campus, two hour parking available at the library on Kalmia St., and additional parking is available at public spaces within walking distance of the library.

2020 Series
Louis Landon
Barbra Streisand & Frank Sinatra
The Rough & Tumble
Vieness Piano Duo

2019 Series
Louis Landon
Lindsay White
Peter Sprague
Opera Exposed!
MandoBasso
Blue Creek Band
Spirit Wind
Lisa Sanders
Willowood Trio
Donna Larsen
Whitherward
Ekaterina Bessmeltseva & Dr. Hugo Nogueira

2018
Louis Landon
Lunar New Year Bohua Youth Group
Bayou Brothers
Opera Exposed!
From Beethoven to Broadway
Courtly Noyse
Peter Fletcher
Byron Chow Trio

2017
Peter Sprague Trio
Opera Exposed!
Virtual Strangers
Cuarteto Carlos Chavez
Adrienne Nims and Spirit Wind Trio
Joo-in Lee, violinist, & Minna Han, pianist
Byron Chow Trio

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Book clubs, concerts, and special events to entertain, educate, and expand your horizons!

 

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