CONTACT: David Frazee, 760-839-4839

Escondido, CA - Escondido Public Library is pleased to announce the scheduled performers for its 2015–2016 2nd Saturday Concert Series. These free concerts will be held on the second Saturday of each month from October 2015 through May 2016 in the Library’s Turrentine Room from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

The 2015—2016 Saturday Concert Series:

October 10, 2015

Flamenco Artists - Flamenco dance and music highlighting the Spanish culture depicted in KPBS’ 2015 One Book, One San Diego adult selection, The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz

November 14, 2015

The Gilbert Castellanos Trio – Latin jazz

December 12, 2015

Courtly Noyse – Renaissance era instruments and music

January 9, 2016

Mohavi Soul – Bluegrass​

February 13, 2016

The Gilbert Castellanos Trio – Latin jazz

March 12, 2016

Quartetto Sorrento – classical quartet

April 9, 2016

The Gilbert Castellanos Trio – Latin jazz

May 14, 2016

Mandobasso – a duo on mandolin and bass

The season opens with Flamenco Artists, an exciting combination of flamenco music and dance. Performers include guitarist, Juan Moro, singer Reyes Barrios, and dancers Erika Lopez, and Makiko. Their selection provides cultural background for KPBS’ 2015 One Book, One San Diego selection, Carlos Ruiz Zafon’s The Shadow of the Wind. Find out more about the Escondido Public Library’s 2015 One Book, One San Diego events throughout the month of October at

In November, The Gilbert Castellanos Trio will play jazz standards as well as contemporary and original songs. They will be followed in December by Courtly Noyse whose Holiday concert draws inspiration from Renaissance music. 

The 2nd Saturday Concert Series is free, open to the public, and generously sponsored by Friends of the Escondido Public Library. Escondido Public Library is located at 239 South Kalmia Street, Escondido, CA 92025. For more information, visit, or contact Librarian David Frazee at 760-839-4839 or