2018 Summer Concert Series

The Old Mill Foundation Summer Concert series, Magical Music has concluded for 2018. We hope that you were able to join us for one concert or the whole summer series, please plan to join us in 2019! We will announce next summer's concert lineup here in the spring. Each evening will feature a different 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.

 

  • June 30, 2018 Kaleidoscope Trio
  • July 14, 2018 Capitol Ensemble
  • August 25, 2018 Jazz! Lappitt-Rocha Sextet

 

the Lappitt-Rocha sextet saturday, august 25

Comprised of some of the finest up and coming jazz musicians across Southern California, the Lappitt-Rocha Sextet will feature a great blend of familiar jazz standards as well as original compositions by various band members. Saxophonist, clarinetist and flutist, Jeremy Lappitt is a Tucson, Arizona native, moving to Los Angeles in 2012, he has performed and recorded with a wide array of musicians.  

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. 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.

 

 Kaleidoscope Trio performing at the Old Mill, Saturday June 30, 2018.

Kaleidoscope Trio performing at the Old Mill, Saturday June 30, 2018.

KALEIDOSCOPE TRIO

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.