Thursday, July 21, 6 - 8pm
THURSDAY TUNES AT TAM
Artist and producer Georgette Gantner teams up with the Torrance Art Museum to present Thursday Tunes at TAM, a monthly series of live music events hosted by the museum. Thursday Tunes at TAM seeks to build the publics’ engagement with the musical arts by highlighting different musical genres. The monthly performances are offered free of charge and provide a unique musical and artistic experience, a live concert set against the museum’s current running exhibitions.
The events are open to the public
This month, “The Yuko Mabuchi Trio,” featuring internationally acclaimed jazz pianist Yuko Mabuchi, will perform on August 11th from 6:00 to 8:00PM at the Torrance Art Museum whose current exhibit is “Grafforists,” curated by TAM Artist and Director, Max Presneill. Yuko will be accompanied by composer/instrumentalist, Bobby Breton on drums and Michael Saucier on bass guitar.
Suggested Donation: $20
Thursday, August 11: The Yuko Mabuchi Trio
Yuko Mabuchi represents the new generation of international artists who have chosen the Jazz genre as a means of expression. She has performed at some of LA’s top venues, including the Catalina Jazz Bar, Downtown Biltmore Hotel, Pasadena Levitt Pavilion Summer Concert Series, the Crowne Plaza LAX, and Red White & Bluz in Pasadena, Her first CD, “Waves,” (Vista Records) is a collection of original compositions. Her new CD, “My Life,” (Vista Records) offers original compositions featuring Latin Jazz great, flutist Justo Almario and Smooth Jazz saxophonist Andre Delano.
Accompanying Yuko Mabuchi will be Bobby Breton on drums and Michael Saucier on bass guitar.
About the Series’ Founder
Georgette Gantner is an artist whose goal is to support the arts. She has produced a number of exhibits through the Redondo Beach Art Group. In her great appreciation of music, her intention is to promote and present the talents of upcoming musicians and composers in a local setting.