2018 Summer Concert Series
The Old Mill Foundation is pleased to announce that Magical Music at the Mill will return to in summer 2018. Each evening will feature a different chamber music ensemble performing on the Pomegranate Patio surrounded by the Mill’s beautiful pomegranate trees and lush gardens. In addition to enjoying the fine music, concertgoers are invited to view the building, learn about its history, and view the latest California Art Club exhibition in the Mill’s gallery.
2018 Performances: Old Mill Foundation member tickets are now on sale! Join the Old Mill Foundation and buy tickets first!
- June 30, 2018 Kaleidoscope Trio
- July 14, 2018 Capitol Ensemble
- August 25, 2018 Jazz! Lappitt-Rocha Sextet
Gates open at 7 pm and music begins at 8 pm.
Tickets will be available for purchase online, click here.
Print the 2018 concert flyer here
For more information call (626) 449-5458.
About THE CAPITOL ENSEMBLE Saturday, July 14
The Capitol Ensemble is noted for a sound that is “richly upholstered and well balanced”, with a unique group of musicians dedicated to the live performance of an eclectic range of repertoire, ranging from the Baroque to the 21st century. The members have collaborated with some of the world’s most renowned artists, and performed live broadcasts on National Public Radio, and recorded new works by several California composers. The musicians of The Capitol Ensemble are Philip Levy, violin, Julie Gigante, Violin, Alma Fernandez, viola and Jacob Braun, cello. Violinist Phillip Levy has received worldwide critical acclaim performing and teaching at festivals across the U.S. and around the world. Since her Carnegie Hall debut, violinist Julie Gigante has been in demand as a chamber musician, soloist and recording artist. Violist, Alma Lisa Fernandez attended Oberlin Conservatory of Music and UCLA where she earned a Master’s Degree in Viola Performance. She is currently Professor of Viola at Pepperdine University. Cellist, Jacob Braun is a busy musician performing frequently with chamber ensembles and as a soloist. The ensemble is in its 16th season as Artists in Residence for the LA County Museum's "Sunday's Live" radio broadcasts and are featured on the programs theme music.
Saturday, July 14th’s program will include two great melodic string quartets by Schubert and Dvorak. The first by Franz Schubert, String Quartet in a minor OP. 29, is known as Rosamunde. The second half will feature Antonin Dvorak’s string Quartet in Major OP. 96, The American.
The Kaleidoscope Trio is a unique ensemble that will bring the true meaning of FUN to the Old Mill's Pomegranate Patio on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 8pm. Playing a colorful wide range of music, from Bach to the Beatles and Schubert to Sinatra, and that's only in the first half of the evening! Kaleidoscope Trio will conclude the evening by taking requests from the audience! Can they be stumped? Kaleidoscope Trio is composed of violinist, Mann-Wen Lo, Micah Wright, clarinet and Adam Borecki, guitar. Join us for a fun musical evening that will include a plethora of musical styles including classical, jazz, pop, klezmer, and fusion.