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Jesse has studied under master guitarist Carlos Gonzales and is enrolled in the applied music program at Ventura College.
Jesse is an accomplished performer who generously shares his talent so that people have a chance to hear great music in an informal, relaxed environment.
Japanese born guitarist/composer
performs Sunday September 4, 1pm
Soloist and chamber musician Taro Wayama has performed in Japan, Thailand, Canada and the US. He is the winner of numerous competitions. Taro performs music from the Renaissance through the 20th century including folk and world music. Join him for a concert that connects music from the East and West.
Demonstrating the different sizes and varieties of their intruments while playing music from the Baroque and Renaissance periods, 20th and 21st centuries the Evergreen Recorder Consort will delight and educate.
The title track of Cindy's debut CD Let Me Out Here was featured in the HBO series BIG LOVE in 2006. Her song I'm Not Leaving was nominated for song of the year and record of the year by the Los Angeles music awards.
Kalmenson is a musician with a gift for storytelling and phrasing. Come to Ojai Library the first Sunday in June and enjoy the music!
Join local actor/director Frank James Malle and student readers
Kyla Tate, Taylor Luckenbach, Gabrielle Castagne and Catalina Niessen
Monday, May 2 at 6:30pm in the Ojai Library for an evening of reader's theatre featuring selections from the works of Bronte, Poe, Carroll and Tolkien.
The showcase is part of a six week class entitled Adventures in Reader's Theatre facilitated by Frank James Malle.
Accompanying himself on a nylon string guitar, Francisco sings a vast repertory blending his own original compositions with classic standards from Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Carlos Gardel and other Latin masters.
Francisco's influences are Brazilian bossa nova and Argentine tango.
Come and hear both the sadness and joy in his music.
Bring your little ones to the Ojai Library every Tuesday afternoon at 3pm for fun and stories with staff member Tawny Villaseñor.
Tawny reads picture books from Ojai Library's bilingual collection. Parents and children of all ages will enjoy stories in both English and Spanish.
Come experience the joy!