SummerFest Music Director Cho-Liang Lin titled Friday’s new music concert “Music of Our Time,” a clever designation that brought together strange bedfellows, but offered exciting comparisons . . .
Although it is unfortunate how little attention the great trove of 20th-century repertory receives from 21st-century recitalists, Yefim Bronfman gave a breathtaking account of two stunning Piano Sonatas by Sergei Prokofiev Wednesday . . .
Earlier this spring, the accomplished English trumpeter Alison Balsom impressed local audiences playing with Scottish Ensemble. Wednesday she returned to La Jolla for a solo gig at SummerFest 2014 . . .
La Jolla’s chic Prospect St. is lined with gourmet restaurants that feature a wide array of gastronomical pleasures, but at the Museum of Contemporary Art’s Sherwood Auditorium, Friday’s opening concert of SummerFest 2014 offered wall-to-wall comfort food . . .