Entries by Donna Howe

Sunday, April 23! Ready, Set, Roll!

Palomar Percussion Ensemble / Youth Philharmonic Orchestra The Youth Philharmonic Orchestra, in partnership with Palomar College, has been entrancing audiences since they premiered in Spring of 2014. The YPO offers their percussion players an opportunity to perform music from a vast array of percussion ensemble literature. Ensemble members learn different and unusual techniques of playing […]

This Saturday, April 15, at 7pm! Pop Goes the Jazz Band!!

Palomar Jazz! Join the Palomar College Day and Night Jazz Ensembles and they play Big Band versions of popular songs from recent decades. Special guests Sonic Epidemic. This 9-piece band began five years ago with members of current and past Palomar College bands. Enjoy an evening of 1970’s band tunes! Directed by Paul Kurokawa   Howard […]

This Sunday, April 9th! The Operatic Chorus!!

The Palomar Chamber Singers and Palomar Chorale present an eclectic mix of opera choruses and choral settings with operatic influences. Included will be the famous Anvil Chorus (or Gypsy Chorus) from Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi, the beautiful Voyager’s Chorus from Idomeneo by Mozart, selections from the popular Carmina Burana by Carl Orff as well […]

This Thursday, April 6, at Concert Hour! Seaside Quartet!!

Seaside Quartet is a virtuoso ensemble comprised of pianist Brenda Martin, violinist Philip Tyler, violinist/violist Päivikki Nykter and cellist Cecilia Kim. Their collaboration and exquisite musical taste has already produced highly acclaimed performances in the San Diego area. The knowledge and enthusiasm for music that these extraordinary musicians share cannot be beat. On April 6th, […]

This Thursday, March 23, at Concert Hour! Palomar Chamber Singers!!

Directed by the ebullient John Russell, these shining singers toe up with a presentation of classic and contemporary works. Among the pieces being performed will be selections from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff. This is one of the most popular pieces in the classical music repertoire and a perennial favorite. Come enjoy an afternoon of great […]

Thursday, March 16th, at Concert Hour! Michael Dessen!!

Composer, trombonist Michael Dessen presents Digibone, an animistic world of live electronics performed on trombone while simultaneously transforming the instrument’s sound entirely via computer, using live electronics and sampling to provoke unique and unpredictable soundscapes. Bring a friend, it’s FREE! March 16th at 12:30pm Performance Lab (D10)