The spring series of the San Diego County Library Acoustic Showcase begins in March with eight concerts taking place throughout the month!

The Acoustic Showcase series offers a wonderful variety of some of San Diego's very best singer/songwriters, folk music performers, and story tellers. These concerts are FREE to the community.
Nathan James
Sunday, March 1  -  2 p.m.
Fallbrook Branch
Never one to follow convention, Nathan James
has created a unique musical identity with his homemade instruments and self-taught skills.
Peter Sprague
Saturday, March 14  -  2 p.m.
Poway Branch
Peter Sprague is a San Diego-based jazz guitarist, composer, arranger, recording engineer, producer, and life-long surfer.
Sunday, March 15  -  1:30 p.m.
Vista Branch
KEV is a San Diego-based harpguitarist and fingerstyle acoustic guitarist whose music is a fiery blend of slapping, tapping, picking, and plucking that defies any specific genre.
Virtual Strangers
Tuesday, March 17  -  6:30 p.m.
Lemon Grove Branch
The Virtual Strangers' sound is a mixture of traditional, Stanley, Monroe, and Flatt & Scruggs material with more progressive material from Blue Highway, Lonesome River Band, and some Del McCoury.
Presented by the San Diego Bluegrass Society.
Shirthouse Band
Wednesday, March 18  -  6 p.m.
Encinitas Branch
The Shirthouse Bluegrass Band specializes in playing many styles of music, including gospel, folk, and rock, while still maintaining that great bluegrass sound.
Presented by the San Diego Bluegrass Society.
Tolan Shaw
Wednesday, March 18  -  6 p.m.
San Marcos Branch
Saturday, March 21 - 2 p.m.
El Cajon Branch
Over the past few years, singer/songwriter Tolan Shaw has become a formidable force in music, winning over a large fanbase and writing songs that are both soulful and wonderfully melodic.
Prairie Sky 
Thursday, March 26  -  6:30 p.m.
Del Mar Branch
With roots firmly in bluegrass, Prairie Sky borrows from all musical genres, from rock to swing, old-time string music from Ireland and the Americas, and some great original material thrown into the mix.
Presented by the San Diego Bluegrass Society.