Cécile McLorin Salvant

Margaret Hamamoto

One of the most acclaimed vocalists of her generation, Cecile McLorin Salvant is the winner of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. Other honors include her being selected for Jazz Album of the Year by the DownBeat International Critics Poll and NPR, as well as Up-and-Coming Jazz Artist of the Year and Top Female Vocalist from the Jazz Journalists Association.

Tickets on sale September 7.

Telegraph Quartet

Margaret Hamamoto

The Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) formed in 2013 with an equal passion for standard and contemporary chamber music repertoire. Described by the San Francisco Chronicle as “…an incredibly valuable addition to the cultural landscape” and “powerfully adept… with a combination of brilliance and subtlety,” the Telegraph Quartet was awarded the prestigious 2016 Walter W. Naumburg Chamber Music Award and the Grand Prize at the 2014 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition.

ETHEL

Margaret Hamamoto

Established in New York City in 1998, ETHEL quickly earned a reputation as one of America’s most adventurous string quartets. Since its inception, ETHEL has released nine feature recordings, performed as guests on 40+ albums, won a GRAMMY with jazz legend Kurt Elling, and performed in 14 countries and 49 states.

The Small Glories

Margaret Hamamoto

Roots powerhouse duo The Small glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies. The Winnipeg duo will visit The Argyros with their soaring, interwoven vocals, synergistic stage banter, and innate ability of making time disappear, rooms shrink, and audiences feel as though they are right there on stage with the band.

Under the Jello Mold

Margaret Hamamoto

Under The Jello Mold is Jennie Fahn’s solo award-winning comedy – about love, loss, and being of sound mind and body – is a hilarious and moving story about the end of her mother’s life. There is something everyone can relate to in this rollicking, roller-coaster piece of theater that won Best Solo Show at the Hollywood Fringe Festival and was named ‘Best of Los Angeles Theatre 2017.’

MOMIX

Margaret Hamamoto

Transporting audiences from their everyday lives to a fantasy world through its trademark use of magical lighting and imagery, MOMIX has thrilled fans in over 22 countries and has been featured on stage, screen and television. In an endless search for another gravity, Artistic Director Moses Pendleton combines athletic dance, riveting music, outrageous costumes, inventive props and pure talent to create an entertaining multimedia experience that will surprise, enchant and astonish. Experience the Exceptional…Expect the Unexpected!

MOMIX

Margaret Hamamoto

Transporting audiences from their everyday lives to a fantasy world through its trademark use of magical lighting and imagery, MOMIX has thrilled fans in over 22 countries and has been featured on stage, screen and television. In an endless search for another gravity, Artistic Director Moses Pendleton combines athletic dance, riveting music, outrageous costumes, inventive props and pure talent to create an entertaining multimedia experience that will surprise, enchant and astonish. Experience the Exceptional…Expect the Unexpected!

Ann Hampton Callaway • Fever!: The Peggy Lee Century

Margaret Hamamoto

Tony nominee Ann Hampton Callaway, one of the leading pop/jazz singers of our time, has created an exciting night of songs and stories in celebration of her inspiration and one of America’s most beloved artists, Peggy Lee. 

Tom Russell • CANCELLED due to illness

Margaret Hamamoto

Tom Russell’s music incorporates elements of folk, traditional country & western, border and cowboy music of the American West. The award-winning American songwriter, painter, storyteller, journalist, and author performs on The Argyros stage! Rolling Stone Magazine has declared Russell to be: The greatest living folk-country songwriter.