CQ Studio

Performing arts and live streams

May 30

Happy Birthday, Yaki! A Musical Tapas Celebration The 2020 Siletz Bay Music Festival was to have been a season of anniversaries and celebrations. Sigh. But we’ve found an occasion we can celebrate together: Yaki’s 75th Birthday. On Saturday, May 30, Siletz Bay Music Festival and Lincoln City Cultural Center are presenting A Virtual Musical Tapas …

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May 23

Bryan Nichols ZuhG Life Shirts, hats, patches, stickers, boards, murals, shops, vintage extendo-vans — the world is just a canvas to Bryan Nichols. His ZuhG Life Surf Shop in the Nelscott district has been closed for a while, but he’s been keeping his quarantine creative. Today, he’ll tour the shop and play an acoustic set for us.

Wild Hog in the Woods

May 24

Wild Hog in the Woods Stringband Sunday Do you find yourself, in our time of national angst, pining for some live dobro, washboard, musical saw or Kazumpet? We have the balm to soothe your soul. It’s Wild Hog in the Woods, the band of four from the south Willamette Valley, playing the CQ Studio this …

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ben rosenblum trio

May 18

Ben Rosenblum Piano & Accordion Award-winning jazz pianist, composer and accordionist Ben Rosenblum has been described as “mature beyond his years,” (Sea of Tranquility), an “impressive talent” (All About Jazz), who “caresses [the music] with the reverence it merits” (Downbeat Magazine). An internationally-touring bandleader, Rosenblum has performed with his trio throughout the United States, including extensive tours …

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May 15

Lynne Wintermute Demonstration and Studio Tour This afternoon, you’re invited into Lynne Wintermute’s working art studio, in Neskowin. She’ll discuss some of her recent work, and demonstrate how she’s been creating abstracted landscapes in oil and cold wax medium. Lynne teaches a variety of workshops throughout Oregon, including Beachstone Gallery (at the Artists Studio Association in Lincoln …

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May 9

SBMF Mini Fest: Mei-Ting Sun Live from NYC Over the past 10 years, Lincoln City audiences have come to hear and see Mei-Ting Sun, who launches festival concerts with exuberance and extraordinary ability. After winning several major competitions, including the first Piano-e competition and the National Chopin Competition of the US, Mei-Ting’s career has taken …

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May 8

SBMF Mini Fest: JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON Rossano Sportiello Pianist Rossano Sportiello was a big hit when he stepped in to perform at the 2019 Siletz Bay Music Festival. Watch as he closes this online show with charm and elegance. This was recorded via a Facebook live performance on May 8, 2020.

May 8

SBMF Mini Fest: JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON Ken Peplowski (and Honey Pie) Thanks a bunch, COVID19. First you take the Festival of Illusions, then you steal our Celtic concerts. But did you have to cancel the 2020 Siletz Bay Music Festival? Sigh. If you’re feeling the pain already, we’ve got a small bandaid: festival musicians, playing live for …

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May 8

SBMF Mini Fest: JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON Welcome from Yaacov Bergman This video was the beginning of a weekend full of Siletz Bay Music Festival performances, live from all over the country. Artistic Director Yaki Bergman started the show with a welcome from his living room. Up next in the jazz program was a solo …

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