La Jolla Music Society opens its 54th concert season on October 8

La Jolla Music Society will open its 54th concert season on Saturday, October 8, launching a schedule of 63 events extending through June, primarily at the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center in La Jolla.

The 2022-23 season will feature 32 artists making their Music Society debuts, according to the nonprofit.

It also features 10 series – Piano, Revelle Chamber Music, Discovery, Recital, ProtoStar Innovative, Dance, Jazz, Global Roots, ConRAD Kids and Nat Geo Live Speaker – as well as nine Concerts @ The JAI, the center’s cabaret-style theater.

Here is the program. Unless otherwise specified, events are held at The Conrad’s Baker-Baum Concert Hall, 7600 Fay Ave., La Jolla.

Saturday October 8: Apollon Musagète Quartet with Garrick Ohlsson, piano. 7:30 p.m. $31 to $75

Sunday October 23: Jess Gillam (saxophone) and Thomas Weaver (piano). 3 p.m. $21 – $43

Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Blount-Trotter of The War and Treaty will perform on Friday, October 28 during the upcoming La Jolla Music Society season.

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Friday, October 28: The war and the treaty. 7:30 p.m. $31 to $75

Saturday October 29: JazzReach. 3:00 p.m. $15-$25 (ConRAD Kids Series; recommended for ages 6-10)

Thursday, November 3: Nat Geo Live: “Exploring Mars” with Kobie Boykins. 7 p.m. $20 – $58

Saturday, November 5: Time for Three, string trio. The JAI. 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $55 to $75

Thursday, November 10: Daniil Trifonov, piano. 7:30 p.m. $48 to $100

Sunday, November 20: Trio by Emmet Cohen. The JAI. 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. $55 to $75

Thursday, December 1: “Noche Latina”, with Isabel Leonard (vocals) and Pablo Sáinz-Villegas (guitar). Co-produced with the San Diego Opera. 7:30 p.m. $44 to $115

Sunday, December 4: Randall Goosby (violin) and Zhu Wang (piano). 3 p.m. $21 – $43

Saturday, December 10: Storm Large: “Holiday Ordeal.” 7:30 p.m. $31 to $75 (18 and over)

Thursday, December 15: Poncho Sanchez and his Latin jazz band. 7:30 p.m. $42 to $82

Saturday, December 17: Trio by Alfredo Rodríguez. The JAI. 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $55 to $75

Saturday January 14: Davina and the wanderers. The JAI. 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $60 to $80

Wednesday January 18: Joyce DiDonato. 7:30 p.m. $49 to $152

Thursday, January 19: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano. 7:30 p.m. $44 to $94

Thursday January 26: Monterey Jazz Festival on tour, with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kurt Elling, Christian Sands, Lakecia Benjamin, Clarence Penn and Yasushi Nakamura. Balboa Theater, San Diego. 7:30 p.m. $42 to $82

Saturday January 28: 123 Andres. The JAI. 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. $15-$25 (ConRAD Kids Series; recommended for ages 2-6)

Sunday January 29: Johan Dalene (violin) and Giorgi Gigashvili (piano). 3 p.m. $21 – $43

Saturday February 11: Kodo, taiko drums. Balboa Theater, San Diego. 7:30 p.m. $28 to $70

Thursday, February 16: Nat Geo Live: “Vertical Life” with Mark Synnott. 7 p.m. $20 – $58

Sunday February 19: Aris Quartet. 3 p.m. $21 – $43

Friday, February 24: Cremona Quartet. 7:30 p.m. $28 to $67

Sunday February 26: Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano. 7:30 p.m. $44 to $94

Friday March 3: Goitse, Le JAI. 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $60 to $80

Grammy-winning composer and bandleader Maria Schneider will perform with her orchestra on Sunday, March 5.

Grammy-winning composer and bandleader Maria Schneider will perform with her orchestra on Sunday, March 5.

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Sunday March 5: Maria Schneider Orchestra. 6 p.m. $41 – $84

Thursday, March 9: Igor Levit, piano. 7:30 p.m. $41 to $83

Tuesday, March 14: Cellist Alisa Weilerstein: “Fragments”. Co-produced with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. $44 to $94

Zakir Hussain, master of the Indian tabla drum

Indian tabla drum master Zakir Hussain will perform on Wednesday, March 15.

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Wednesday March 15: Zakir Hussain and percussion masters. Balboa Theater, San Diego. 7:30 p.m. $36 to $87

Saturday March 19: Samara Joy, vocals. The JAI. 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. $55-$75.

Saturday and Sunday March 25-26: Mentalist Scott Silven. The JAI. 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. on March 25; 3 and 6 p.m. March 26. $60 – $80

Saturday April 1: Chucho Valdes Quartet. 7:30 p.m. $48 to $80

Chalvar Montei of American Dance Theater Alvin Ailey

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will perform April 4-5.

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Tuesday and Wednesday April 4-5: American Dance Theater Alvin Ailey. Civic Theater, San Diego. 7:30 p.m. $46 to $82

Thursday April 6: Yo-Yo Ma (cello) and Kathryn Stott (piano). Civic Theater, San Diego. 7:30 p.m. $47 to $104

Sunday April 16: Emerson String Quartet. 7:30 p.m. $46 to $85

Thursday and Friday April 20-21: Midori, violin. 7:30 p.m. $44 to $94

Sunday April 23: Yunchan Lim, 2022 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Gold Medalist. 3 p.m. $21-$43

Friday April 28: Alice Sara Ott, piano. 7:30 p.m. $34 to $84

Sunday April 30: Mariachi Reyna of Los Angeles and Villa-Lobos Brothers. 3 p.m. $28 – $71

Saturday May 6: Pianimal. The JAI. 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. $15-$25 (ConRAD Kids Series; recommended for ages 5-10)

Saturday May 6: Brooklyn Rider and Magos Herrera. 7:30 p.m. $32 to $65

Friday May 12: New Century Chamber Orchestra with Daniel Hope, violin and musical director. 7:30 p.m. $31 to $75

Saturday May 13: Mak Grgic: “Cinema Verismo”. The JAI. 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $55 to $75

Saturday May 20: Complexions Contemporary Ballet: “Star Dust, from Bach to Bowie”. Civic Theater, San Diego. 8 p.m. $39 – $64

Thursday, May 25: Nat Geo Live: “Coral Kingdoms and Ice Empires” with David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes. 7 p.m. $20 – $58

Thursday and Friday June 1-2: Bodytraffic dance company. 7:30 p.m. $25 to $85.

Sunday, June 4: Jimmie Herrod, vocals. The JAI. 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. $60 to $80

For tickets and information, call (858) 459-3728 or visit theconrad.org.

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