Music

    John Anson Ford Theatres, 2580 Cahuenga Boulevard East, Los Angeles, CA 90028

    July 22, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Take a rhythmic journey in this evening of interactive group drumming. Using a variety of percussion instruments, discover the joy of collectively creating beats and sounds with Christopher Ramirez and a special guest artist. Drums provided by Remo Drums. JAM Sessions are FREE participatory events centered around movement and music.Read more…

    Embarcadero Marina Park South, 206 Marina Park Way, San Diego, CA 92101

    July 25, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    Enjoy a fiery musical salute to Latin percussion pioneers Mongo Santamaría and Jack Costanzo featuring the many flavors of Latin Jazz/Afro-Cuban music. Santamaría placed the congas in the forefront of percussion instruments. His classic hit “Watermelon Man” is a staple in rock, Latin, soul, and jazz repertoires.Read more…

    The Pacific Amphitheatre, 100 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 714.708.1500

    July 27, 2019

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America’s “greatest living poet,” acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson’s career spans over four decades of hits.Read more…

    Central Avenue and 42nd Street, Los Angeles, CA

    July 27, 2019 To July 28, 2019

    11:00 am To 7:00 pm

    The FREE community event will return to historic Central Avenue, between Vernon Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard, on July 27-28 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Hosted by Councilmember Curren D.Read more…