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Valencia pianist wins prestigious Debussy award

Celine Chen, a 17-year-old student from Valencia, won the Debussy award at the annual Claudette Sorel Piano Competition, with 72 pianists – including international participants — invited to perform.  The annual competition, which took place on the campus of the State University of New York at Fredonia, New York, is designed to encourage young pianists’ growth in a healthy, supportive

Musical composition through the years

Walking into local composer Jerry Danielsen’s home studio, you’ll see a plethora of music equipment, evidence of a long career in the music industry. With

Santa Clarita Encore Chorale seeks senior fans of showtunes

The Santa Clarita Encore Chorale will begin rehearsals Jan. 10 for the group’s spring semester concert, “Encore Goes to the Theater.” Featuring songs selections from both Broadway productions and Hollywood hits, the concert caters to lovers of musical theater and film.

Concert Band helps raise community morale

Powerful basslines and flowing melodies filled the auditorium of the Bella Vida senior center Monday night as the Santa Clarita Valley Concert Band rehearsed in preparation for their upcoming show.

The sounds of Cilience

Though local alternative rock band Cilience came up with their name from a made-up word, they’ve been able to adapt it to encompass the essence

Concerts in the Park enters final week

The city of Santa Clarita’s 30th annual Concerts in the Park series is coming to an end this week, featuring Erotic City, a Prince tribute

Concerts in the Park continues this weekend

The second-to-last music-filled weekend of the city of Santa Clarita’s 30th annual Concerts in the Park series is set to feature The Replicas, performing top

Summer Sunset Concert enters final week

The Valencia Marketplace’s Summer Sunset Concert series is coming to a close with its final music-filled Friday evening, featuring Ride the Tide this week.  Surf’s

Local artists to perform at Bella Vida

Jim Gustin and Jeri Goldenhar, otherwise known as Truth Jones, will be performing a lunchtime concert at Bella Vida senior center Wednesday. The pair was

Summer Sunset Concert series continues Friday

The Valencia Marketplace’s Summer Sunset Concert series returns with another music-filled Friday evening, featuring Fort Worth West this week.  Fort Worth West is an award-winning

Jazz quartet to perform at Bella Vida

The Wardencliff Jazz Quartet is scheduled to perform at the Bella Vida senior center on Friday.  “They are a group of young, extremely talented musicians