Greetings!

The summer series of the San Diego County Library Acoustic Showcase continues in August with ten 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.
High Mountain Road
Sunday, August 2  @  2 p.m.
Fallbrook Branch
 
High Mountain Road features a mix of traditional and contemporary bluegrass to an ever expanding audience.
Presented by the San Diego Bluegrass Society.
Ross Moore
Tuesday, August 4  @  6:30 p.m.
Rancho San Diego Branch
  
Ross Moore is a singer-songwriter rooted in traditional folk music, with an extensive catalog of original music. He will perform works by Woody Guthrie in a tribute to the great singer-songwriter.
The Lovebirds
Saturday, August 8 @ 2 p.m.
Poway Branch
 
A live performance by The Lovebirds is a tornado of sights and sounds which may include short skirts, high heels, bowties, mustaches, percussive guitar, rock ukulele, glockenspiel, melodica, kazoos, stand-up drumkits, and harmonies that won't quit.
Christine Parker
Wednesday, August 12 @ 6 p.m.
Encinitas Branch
  
Drawing on such musical influences as Colbie Caillat, Ingrid Michaelson, and Brandi Carlile, Christine Parker has won over crowds with her pure and soulful vocals and engaging lyrics.
Lisa Sanders 
Saturday, August 15 @ 2 p.m.
La Mesa Branch
 
Tuesday, August 18 @ 6:30 p.m.
Lemon Grove Branch
 
Channeling the vocal strength of Chaka Khan and the dusty edge of Bonnie Raitt, Lisa Sanders belts out songs filled with world-weary experience and hope.
Tolan Shaw
Sunday, August 16 @ 1:30 p.m.
Vista 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.
Joe Rathburn 
Sunday, August 16 @ 2 p.m.
El Cajon Branch
  
Joe Rathburn's music can be placed in the genre called Positive Music. His tunes have purpose and speak directly to the heart and mind of the listener.
Nina Francis 
Wednesday, August 19 @ 6 p.m.
San Marcos Branch 
 
Laced with undertones of jazz, blues, and folk, Nina Francis' music blends timeless songwriting craft with modern pop sensibilities to create a voice all her own.
Dave Beldock 
Thursday, August 20 @ 7 p.m.
Fallbrook Branch
  
Dave Beldock is known for his rich, emotion-filled voice, great harmonies, stellar guitar work, and humorous stage presence.