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Laguna Beach

 Volume 12, Issue 65  |  August 14, 2020

Laguna Beach Live! presents Grammy-winning Peter Erskine on Wednesday

On Wednesday, Feb 12, Laguna Beach Live! kicks off its 2020 Jazz Winter Wednesdays series at [seven-degrees] with Grammy-winning drummer Peter Erskine and his trio. 

Joining Erskine on stage will be pianist Alan Pasqua, who has played and recorded with the world’s best jazz musicians including Stanley Clark, and Michael and Randy Brecker. 

His pop credits include being a member of Bob Dylan and Santana’s bands; he has also toured with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, and Queen Latifah. 

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Grammy-winning drummer Peter Erskine hits the stage on Wednesday with pianist Alan Pasqua and bassist Darek Oles

Also on stage will be bassist Darek Oles, one of the West Coast’s most sought-after bass players. Darek remains busy in studios, concerts, and jazz clubs, freelancing with jazz greats such as Billy Childs, Charles Lloyd, and Ravi Coltrane.

Jazz Wednesdays presents some of the hottest straight-ahead jazz musicians in the region. Concerts are from 6 - 8 p.m.; doors open at 5 when a full bar and dinner will be available on a pre-sale basis. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door, and can be purchased at

For more information, call (949) 715-9713. 

[seven-degrees] event facility is located at 891 Laguna Canyon Rd.


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