Local Musical Events

(For more information on any of these events, scroll to the bottom and click on the correct link)

Cal Poly offers many free musical opportunities for your child to listen to new music and watch the technique of the performer from close range.  Remember, vocal and instrumental recitals have piano accompanists!   These are all held in the Music Building (Davidson Music Center)on the Cal Poly campus.  It's located downstairs and to the left of the PAC (next to the stage entrance area).

Event: Cal Poly Student Vocal Recital
Location: Davidson Music Center, Room 218

Date:  Tuesday, December 6, 2018         Time:  7:30 p.m.


Event:  Cal Poly Student Instrumental Recital   
Location: Davidson Music Center, Room 218    

Date:  Thursday, November 29, 2018     Time:  11:00 a.m.


Event:  Cal Poly Student Piano Recital
Location: Davidson Music Center, Room 218     

Date:  Tuesday, November 13, 2018    Time:  7:30 p.m.


Event:  Cal Poly Student Piano Recital
Location:  Davidson Music Center, Room 218    

Date:  Tuesday, January 29, 2019      Time:  7:30 p.m.


Event:  Cal Poly Student Voice Recital
Location: Davidson Music Center, Room 218    

Date:  Friday, December 6, 2018    Time:  7:30 p.m.


Event:  Cal Poly Student Instrumental Recital
Location: Davidson Music Center, Room 218    

Date:  Friday, December 6, 2018       Time:  11:00 a.m.


 



The San Luis Obispo Symphony has  a dress rehearsal the afternoon of their concerts.  You may go into the Performing Arts Center (PAC--Christopher Cohan Center) and stay for just a little while or for the whole rehearsal. It’s a marvelous opportunity to hear some fabulous music, watch some incredible performers, and listen to the explanations that the guest conductors will give during this rehearsal that they won't share during an actual performance!   Adults are $15.00 , Seniors $10, and Students with ID and children are free!

Event:  Classics Concert I Dress Rehearsal: 2 Pianos & Orchestra

Date:  Saturday, October 6, 2018     Time: 1:00 p.m. (this is a VERY popular event--get there early)


Event: Classics Concert II Dress Rehearsal:  American Masters

Date:  Saturday, November 10, 2018     Time:  1:00 p.m.


Event:  Classics Concert III Dress Rehearsal:  Spanish Guitar

Date:  Saturday, February 2, 2019    Time:  1:00 p.m.    


Event:  Classics Concert IV Dress Rehearsal: Big Sur Inspirations

Date:   Saturday, March 9, 2019    Time: 1:00 p.m.


Event:  Classics Concert V Dress Rehearsal: Eroica

Date:  Saturday, May 4, 2019     Time:  1:00 p.m.



Cal Poly Arts has a wide variety of programs and entertainment. While the tickets to these events do cost money, they have student rates and other discounts. Be sure to check out the website---there are many, many other programs.  The Cohen Center is commonly referred to as the 'PAC".  It's on the Cal Poly Campus, and is the large performing arts center.

Here is the LINK to view current shows offered through Cal Poly Arts.



Cal Poly Music Department:  music.calpoly.edu/calendar/

San Luis Obispo Symphony:   http://slosymphony.org

Cal Poly Arts:  http://www.pacslo.org/calendar

SLO Wind Orchestra:  http://www.slowinds.org

Clark Center:  http://www.clarkcenter.org

Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts: https://www.granadasb.org/about/santa-barbara-center-for-the-performing-arts

Central Coast Youth Chorus: http://centralcoastyouthchorus.org