Carlsbad CA— Carlsbad Library hosts a spring concert series featuring multilingual vocalist Allison Adams Tucker and Reed Quintet Akropolis. The two free concerts, in March and April, have limited seating and are available on a first come, first served basis.
Allison Adams Tucker
Sunday, March 15, 2 p.m.
Georgina Cole Library Community Room, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive
San Diego local and international jazz vocalist Allison Adams Tucker will perform jazz-inspired songs from various countries and genres with her band at the Georgina Cole Library. Classically trained with a passion for cultures around the world, Adams Tucker sings in six languages including Italian, French, Japanese and Spanish. Her debut album “Come With Me” was nominated for Best Jazz Album by the San Diego Music Awards. Adams Tucker has shared festival billing and collaborated with renowned jazz artists such as Kenny Burrell, Poncho Sanchez and Mindy Abair. To learn more, visit www.allisonadamstucker.com.
Akropolis Reed Quintet
Sunday, April 19, 2 p.m.
Carlsbad City Library Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, 1775 Dove Lane
Award-winning reed quintet Akropolis will deliver an energized performance featuring Kari Dion on clarinet, Andrew Koeppe on bass clarinet, Tim Gocklin on oboe, Matt Landry on saxophone and Ryan Reynolds on bassoon. Heralded as playing with “imagination, infallible musicality and huge vitality” by Fanfare Magazine, the quintet matches their musical performance with a commitment to music education by including informative introductions to each piece they play. Free tickets will be distributed at the library’s Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium one hour prior to the concert. To learn more, visit www.akropolisquintet.com.
For more information
Keith Gemmell, Carlsbad City Library programs and venues coordinator, 760-602-2024, firstname.lastname@example.org