Joe Richter’s family has asked us to share this song, State Street, which he composed in honor of his adopted home town, Santa Barbara. Enjoy!
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Joseph Richter and John Sonquist, both esteemed Santa Barbara Music Club members and performers. Joseph Richter, pianist, teacher, coach, arranger, composer/lyricist, penned 7 musicals produced off-Broadway, was arranger for the Steve Allen Tonight Show, and was musical director for numerous touring productions, including A […]
Long time Santa Barbara Music Club member and supporter William Ramsay passed away on November 8, 2016. He will be greatly missed.
As your incoming president, I am excited to work with an organization so vital to and supportive of our Santa Barbara music community, be it delightful free concerts on alternate Saturdays, outreach performances in senior centers, or providing assistance to talented young musicians through our scholarship program. First off, I would like to express my […]
Through the generous donation of resources by Inlineos LLC, we are happy to present a bolder, cleaner Website that is easier to use. The new design features a bolder look, easier navigation, a concert calendar (in progress) that is easier to use and that makes our concert locations easier to find, online donations and newsletter […]
The Music Club Board has elected me as your new President, a role I promise to fulfill to the best of my ability. This is our 45th season, and we are one of the longest-lived cultural organizations in our county, an achievement we can all be proud of. The October 11 opening concert features a […]
Greetings Members! The Music Club Board has elected me as your new President, a role I promise to fulfill to the best of my ability. This is our 45th season, and we are one of the longest-lived cultural organizations in our county, an achievement we can all be proud of! Here’s a listing of our […]
We were very sad to learn of the recent late-September passing of Roger Herren, who faithfully and energetically supported the SBMC for years by preparing the Faulkner Gallery prior to each concert and restoring it afterwards. Besides rolling our 9-foot Steinway out of storage and placing it precisely, Roger set up and took down close […]