The San Diego Sound Project: Chaz Cabrera

Friday, October 29, 2021 @ 7:00 PM (Pacific)
  • Museum Members receive a 10% ticket discount

Event Details

Music educator, composer, arranger, and jazz saxophonist Chaz Cabreraprepares a special evening of music featuring selected jazz repertoire and original compositions.The original compositions include “Nova,a contemporary jazz piece that explores lush chords and a simple melody;“A Touch of Silver,an homage to Cabrera’s favorite composer Horace Silver; and“On Dusk Drive,a tune that takes listeners back to the street where Cabrera’s musical career began. Cabrera will also choose various selections from the composers who most influenced him, such as Horace Silver, Bobby Timmons, and more.

This program features a jazz quartetwith Nakul Tiruviluamala (piano), John Murray (bass), David Sullivan (drums), and Chaz Cabrera (saxophone).

The San Diego Sound Project

This concert series highlights emerging groups or artists within the San Diego region. The project is supported by an advisory committee that includes GRAMMY Award winning producer and UCSD faculty member Kamau Kenyatta, CSUSM Professor and Center ARTES Executive Director Dr. Merryl Goldberg, Grossmont College Music Department Chair Derek Cannon, Emmy Award-winning composer and MiraCosta College faculty member Christy Coobatis, and Connections Chamber Music Series Co-Founder Bridget Dolkas.

The San Diego Sound Project has been made possible in part by The Conrad Prebys Foundation.

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 The Museum's live stream capabilities were enhanced thanks to a grant from the City of Carlsbad's Cultural Arts Office.

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About the Artist

COVID-19 Mitigation Policy for Concert Attendees

The health and safety of our patrons, performers, staff, and volunteers is our top priority. The Museum has updated its COVID-19 safety protocols for all concerts taking place at the Museum of Making Music. 

Effective immediately, concert attendees will need to do one of the following:

  • Vaccinated patrons will need to present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination, OR...
  • Unvaccinated patrons will need to present a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72-hours prior to the event.

Additional safety measures:

  • Concert hall capacity has been temporarily reduced in order to provide more space between guests. 
  • Wearing a mask while in the building is required for all concert attendees regardless of vaccination status.
  • All guests will also be asked to sign a COVID-19 liability waiver upon arrival.

Helpful information:

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  • Be aware that these guidelines may change by the time of the event. 
  • Concert tickets are fully refundable if you cannot attend.
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