Concerts to beat the cold

Added THU, NOV 3RD 2016

Montalvo Arts Center Weekly Newsletter
Get Ready 4 the Winter Season
Soul 4 the Season

What do you get when you combine four of California’s strongest voices and most dynamic personalities into one soul-packed concert? Find out on Friday, December 2, at 8pm, when Soul 4 the Season comes to our intimate, indoor Carriage House Theatre!

With zero schmaltz and style to burn, this blues/soul showcase brings the heat as it celebrates the winter season. Soul 4 the Season features:

  • Rick Stevens, former lead singer of Tower of Power whose monster hit "You're Still a Young Man" catapulted the band to national success
  • Soulful rocker Lydia Pense, whose band Cold Blood helped pioneer the "East Bay Grease" sound in the 1960s and '70s
  • Paula Harris, recently nominated for three 2017 Northern California Entertainers music awards, including Overall Entertainer
  • Longtime blues maven turned rock artist Dana Moret, who's been headlining and producing the Divine Diva Review since 2005 

This is a must-see holiday show! Get your tickets today by clicking below or calling the box office at 408-961-5858, Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm.


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Heat Up Your Holidays with Hymns of Hawai'i
George Kahumoku, Jr: Hymns of Hawai'i

Join us on Sunday, December 4, at 4pm for Hymns of Hawai'i with George Kahumoku, Jr., Uncle Richard Ho'opi'i, and Kawika Kahiapo—the perfect island themed getaway during the cold winter months.

Kahumoku, Jr. is a multiple Grammy- and Na Hoku Award-winning slack key guitarist, songwriter, and storyteller. With the help of his friends Ho'opi'i and Kahiapo, he will perform a selection of himeni: spiritual songs full of comfort and peace he sang as a child growing up on the Big Island.

This show is nearly sold out, so hurry to get your tickets before they're gone! Prices start at just $45 and can be purchased through the link below or by calling the Montalvo Box Office at 408-961-5858, Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm. Hope to see you there!

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Lisa Rock in A Carpenters' Christmas
Lisa Rock in A Carpenters' Christmas

Merry Christmas, baby! Join us on Sunday, December 11 for two performances with singer and playwright Lisa Rock in A Carpenters' Christmas in our indoor Carriage House Theatre.

Along with her six-piece backing band, Rock is keeping a holiday tradition alive with this show based on music from the Carpenters' beloved Christmas albums and variety shows. A Carpenters’ Christmas will spread joy and cheer to all—and it's a show you and your family won't want to miss!

Performances begin at 3pm and 7pm, and tickets start at just $32. Click below to buy today or call the box office at 408-961-5858, Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm.

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Give While You Shop
Amazon Smile and Slickdeals

Looking for an easy way to give back this holiday season? Amazon and SlickDeals make it a snap!

Just do your regular shopping online at Amazon by clicking here or at SlickDeals by clicking here—and a portion of the purchase price of anything you buy with these services will be donated to Montalvo. All items are priced exactly the same as they would be otherwise, so why not give it a try?



Upcoming Events at a Glance:

Sunday, Nov 6, 2pm:  Mindful Ikebana: The Peaceful Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement LIMITED AVAILABILITY!
Monday, Nov 7, 4pm:  Mars Habitats: A Design Journey SOLD OUT!
Friday, Nov 11, 8pm:  Suzanne Vega   SOLD OUT!
Sunday, Nov 13, 3pm:  The Saint Michael Trio: Dissecting Beethoven   SOLD OUT!
Thursday, November 17-Sunday, November 20: Yuletide at Montalvo
Friday, Nov 18, 8pm:  Diane Schuur LIMITED AVAILABILITY!
Tuesday, Nov 22, 7pm:  Sandow Birk
Thursday, Dec 1, 7:30pm:  Jesse Harris with Petra Haden
Friday, Dec 2, 8pm:  Soul 4 the Season
By Appointment:  Docent-Guided Villa & Grounds Tours

Photo Credits: NZ / Shane Tegarden

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