LCA fosters appreciation of the musical arts by bringing national and international performers to Lompoc through our annual series of affordable concerts and by providing educational outreach.
Genre-bending piano trio, Take3, brings the refinement of a rigorous classical background and mixes it with rock star charisma. Acclaimed as soloists, the artists’ training at the Colburn School and Juilliard ignited a passion for musical exploration. The trio is known for adrenaline-charged live performances of classical, movie, tango, pop and oldies hits and for their dynamic music videos.
Vieness Piano Duo, Eva Schaumkell and Vijay Venkatesh, brings four hands to one piano in a diverse program that combines classical repertoire and contemporary music. International prize winners as solo artists, they want to reach both experienced music lovers and people who are new to the music world. “Impeccable synchronized timing…wore their hearts on their sleeves and took many of us along to rejoice with them” – Pasadena Star News www.vienesspianoduo.com
Adam DeGraff is a classically trained American violinist, composer, producer, educator, and farmer. His experimentation with rock violin using a programmable looping station has catapulted him into the realm of NFL halftime shows, U.S. Presidents, and at some of the most prestigious concert venues on the planet. A pyrotechnic fiddler “Violin driven indie rock at its BEST!” – reddit.com www.adamdegraff.com
Jeannine Goeckeritz is an internationally renowned flutist known for her rich signature sound. A highly sought-after performing and recording artist, she can be heard on movie soundtracks, TV broadcasts, Broadway scores, and her YouTube channel. She is principal flutist with the Orchestra at Temple Square, Salt Lake City and performs with piano. “… her sound is lovely and expressive.” – Flute Talk Magazine www.jeanninegoeckeritz.com
Popular silent film star Colleen Moore plays the lead in the romantic comedy, Ella Cinders. Christian Elliott, recognized as Organist of the Year by the American Theatre Organ Society in 2009, elevates the action and the fun, performing nonstop during the film. His recreations of silent film scores place his work scoring and accompanying them in high demand. www.christianelliott.com