Explore the sounds of Argentina, Brazil, Peru and beyond at Tango Argentina, the 11th annual Laguna Beach Music Festival, this week from February 5th through 10th. Headlining the Festival is the Grammy Award-winning classical and jazz composer, Pablo Ziegler. Also featured at the event are the Calidore Quartet, Argentine bandoneónist Héctor Del Curto, composer/bassist Pedro Giraudo, cellist Jisoo Ok, violinist Regina Carter, and others.
Opening Night Party—Tuesday, February 5th at 7:00pm
Dance the night away to salsa, samba and reggae by Todo Mundo at the opening night party. A selection of South American wines and appetizers will be on hand for tasting. Tickets are $45; Woman’s Club of Laguna Beach, 286 St. Ann’s Drive.
Pablo Ziegler Classical Tango Quartet—Friday, February 8th at 8:00pm
Join the Pablo Ziegler Classical Tango Quartet for an evening of Tango, with heavy influences of American jazz. Friday’s show takes place at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road.
Calidore Quartet—Saturday, February 9th at 8:00pm
Loose yourself in the rhythms and melodies of South American folk music performed by the award-winning Calidore Quartet and artists from the Colburn Conservatory of Music. Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road.
Violinist Regina Carter—Sunday, February 10th at 3:00pm
Close out the week with the talented strings of Regina Carter as she joins Pablo Ziegler’s quartet for an afternoon of musical exploration. Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road.
About the Festival
The Laguna Beach Music Festival is a week-long celebration of music bringing together the world’s foremost artists and upcoming star performers. For tickets and information, visit the Laguna Beach Music Festival online at lagunabeachmusicfestival.com or call 949-715-9713.