During the Culver City Summer Crawl on June 20, 2015, Sixty29 Contemporary will hosting a fun music event for all ages.
Culver City Art Crawl
Saturday, June 20, 2015, 3-6 PM
Jennifer Lockheart (3:30 PM) Opera & Broadway.
Mark Humphrey (5:00 PM) Folk, Bluegrass & Americana.
Eleven-year-old opera singer Jennifer Lockhart discovered her unusual talent at age 7. Two years later she studied with voice teacher/opera singer Karen Nimereala.
Jennifer has performed for the Pacific Talent Academy of the Arts at such places as
Pearson Park Amphitheater, San Diego World Beat Cultural Center, Harbor College and
Downtown Disney Main Stage. She has sung at Dodger Stadium and at the "Tafesilafai" festival at Long Beach Aquarium. She was on the BBQ radio show with "Q" and Joe Sav where she sang Mozart. Although she likes to sing Broadway musicals, her heart lies with opera. For all inquiries contact manager Margaret Guiraud at 310-760-1982 or Int.email@example.com.
Folk performer and music researcher Mark Humphrey’s passion and talent can be heard through his collection of stringed instruments. His first performance held at Sixty29 Contemporary in June 2014 was a crowd-pleaser, especially among families with children.
He is the recent recipient of the 2014 first prize in advanced traditional singing at the Old-Time Fiddlers’ Convention & Festival in Goleta, California. Mark writes about music, contributing a monthly column to the Baja Review (viewable online) and is a researcher and liner-notes writer for The RockBeat label. Mark has contributed to recent reissues of gospel greats The Swan Silvertones and Johnny Cash. Mark Humphrey has also explored the ancestral rootsy melodies of Central Asia, where he produced two albums of music from Kyrgyzstan (learn more at kyrgyzmusic.com).
Mark’s is one of the Saturday morning hosts of the Roots Music & Beyond radio show on KPFK 90.7FM where you can join him on June 27th to hear music he recorded in May at a folk festival in Albania.