The City of Carlsbad is hosting a concert series at its library locations in conjunction with Carlsbad Reads Together 2017. Admission is free. All concerts have limited seating and are available on a first come, first serve basis.
At a Glance
Besos de Coco
7 p.m., Ruby G. Schulman Auditorium, Carlsbad City Library complex located at 1775 Dove Lane
This fun and flavorful trio features classical guitarist Lorraine Castellanos, bassist Evona Wascinski and tap-dancer Claudia Gomez Vorce, whose magical footwork conjures the sound of percussion instruments. www.besosdecoco.com Advance tickets will be distributed beginning two hours prior to the show on the day of the event.
Jimmy and Enrique
2 p.m., Community Room, Georgina Cole Library located at 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive
Jimmy and Enrique’s musical collaboration gives creation to their unique, fiery world-music style of virtuosic guitar passages accompanied by exotic percussive rhythms. www.jimmyandenrique.com
6:30 p.m., Library Learning Center located at 3368 Eureka Place
A true Bi-Lingual Artist, Mariela Contreras offers a unique blend of Latin roots influenced by musicians like Ella Fitzgerald, Amy Winehouse, Bobby McFerrin and Janis Joplin. www.marielacontreras.com