Always free, always entertaining! Take a lunch break at the very popular Brown Bag Performance series in Fuller Lodge. Presenting a wide range of programs, from Beethoven to ballet, opera to jazz, chamber music to bagpipes, these concerts have been entertaining Los Alamos music lovers on their midday breaks since 1973. You will love the variety this series presents! Brown Bag Performances help to connect the community. Performances are held at 12 pm on the first Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise noted).
Los Alamos Art Council follows the current health directives and recommendations. Due to concerns regarding social distancing and health risks, performances might be cancelled or moved to a virtual format with short notice. We thank you for your patience, and continued patronage of the Brown Bag Performance Series. For questions or concerns you may contact us (505) 662-1635.
Los Alamos Arts Council’s
Brown Bag Performance Series LIVE at Fuller Lodge!
We are once again able to have performances in Fuller Lodge. Mask are required indoors at all times.
September 1, 2021: Peter Pesic
The Los Alamos Arts Council’s free Brown Bag Performance Series presents an in-person concert featuring pianist Peter Pesic. The live concert takes place at noon on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 in the Pajarito Room at Fuller Lodge. MASKS ARE REQUIRED IN FULLER LODGE.
Peter Pesic is Musician-in-Residence at St. John’s College in Santa Fe. His six books, seven editions, and sixty papers consider questions in the history and philosophy of science, music, and ideas. He was educated at Harvard and Stanford, where he received a doctorate in physics and then attended the Aspen Music School. Over the years, he has given many concerts at Los Alamos, including a cycle of the complete Beethoven piano sonatas.
Director of St. John’s Science Institute (which offers week-long intensive seminars on important texts in science and mathematics), he is also an Associate of the Department of Physics at Harvard University.
October 6, 2021: SaxAtomix
Members: Bryan Fearey, Joyce Guzik, Wendy Keffeler, Paul Lewis, Adolfo Meana, Jr
The SaxAtomix began in 2017 as a quartet consisting of players drawn from the
Los Alamos Community Winds. Initially meting up just for the fun of jamming through jazz charts
together. Over time, the group’s composition and goals shifted. The quartet became a quintet, and decided to challenge themselves with more difficult pieces for multiple external performances
November 3, 2021: Brian Newnam- Giachetti Piano Quartet
December 1, 2021: Jan Mac Donald -Black Mesa Brass
The 2021-2021 Brown Bag Performance Series is sponsored in part by the County of Los Alamos.
We encourage a variety of performances during this popular and well-attended performance venue. If you would like to perform on our Brown Bag Performance series, please contact the Arts Council directly, at 505-663-0477.
Please email your request and materials to us at email@example.com. We encourage poets, dancers, musicians, & scholars of the performing arts to present a one hour program, free to the public. Please inquire.