Nick Runge

Art Scene :: Nick Runge Watercolor Workshop

September 14, 2017 Art, Blog, Featured 2 Comments

It was an honor to attend fine artist, Nick Runge‘s Watercolor Painting from a Photograph & Still Life Workshop! Thanks so…

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Sawdust Festival Garden

Art Scene :: Laguna Beach Art Festivals

August 14, 2017 Art, Blog, Featured 6 Comments

Summer in SoCal for us means enjoying art festivals including the Sawdust Festival and Festival of Arts in beautiful Laguna Beach….

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Adam Vinson

Artist Interview :: Adam Vinson

August 3, 2017 Art, Blog, Uncategorized 2 Comments

As a lover of black & white photography and paintings, it’s no wonder why Adam Vinson is one of my favorite…

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Artisan Cheese Gallery

Music Scene :: Artisan Cheese Gallery Gig

On Friday, July 28, 2017 from 7-9PM, patrons of the Artisan Cheese Gallery, Studio City paired their delicious wine and cheese…

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Pastimes. blog

3 Ways to Promote Your Music Online

We were delighted to have content manager and freelance writer, Sally Perkins reach out to us about featuring her blog on…

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Erin Eckstein

Student Interview :: Erin Eckstein

As an instructor, it is such a treat to hear back from longtime students who have recently graduated from college and…

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Benjamin Krasner

Music Scene :: Pianist Benjamin Krasner

As a subscriber, I look forward to receiving concert notices from Classical Encounters. To be honest, I’ve been attending Master Classes…

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2017 June Student Piano Concert Group

Music Scene :: June 2017 Student Piano Concert

June 27, 2017 Blog, Featured, Piano 5 Comments

On Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the beautiful Unitarian Universalist Church of Studio City, proud piano teacher Linda Wehrli of Pastimes for a…

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Morten Lauridsen

Music Scene :: Lux Aeterna 20th Anniversary

June 18, 2017 Blog, Featured, Piano 0 Comments

My dear friend and longtime chamber music partner, celllist Caroline C. treated me to tickets to the 20th Anniversary of Morten…

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Nick Alm, Arcadia Contemporary

Art Scene :: Nick Alm “Urbanized”

June 14, 2017 Art, Blog, Featured 5 Comments

“I aim to communicate what is inherently and universally human, transcending cultural codes and trends. It’s not my goal to criticize or change…

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