Archived 2010 – 2011

hs_magic-thumbSaturday & Sunday, December 17th & 18th, 2011 ~ Event Update

Heartstrings & The Magic Circle Theatre present

A Winter Celebration
Ticket Prices:
$22 General Admisssion
$20 Seniors (Sunday Only)

8 El Caminito Road
PO Box 1493
Carmel Valley, CA 93924

Sunday, February 13, 2011 ~ Event Update

Celtic ~ Folk ~ World Music

A benefit for children’s library programs
Sponsered by the PG Library, supported by volunteers of the Friends of the PG Library. All proceeds will go to the Children’s Collectionb of the library. Joint Heartstrings for this special Valentine’s Fundraiser!


Saturday, November 13, 2010 ~ Event Update

Monterey State Historic Park Celebrates 
A “Celtic Unbirthday” at the Robert Louis Stevenson House

Celtic Music Program Featuring ‘Heartstrings’
On Saturday, November 13, 2010, from 6:00-8:30 p.m., Monterey State Historic Park, the Monterey State Historic Park Association and the Robert Louis Stevenson Club of Monterey will present a magical evening of Celtic Music with favorite Monterey Peninsula Musicians ‘Heartstrings’.  They will perform a Celtic music program including some of their favorite Scottish tunes to celebrate famed Scottish writer, Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Unbirthday”.  Don’t know what the Stevenson “Unbirthday’” is about? Plan on attending to find out!

Since 1992 Heartstrings has been performing an inspired blend of folk and traditional music from around the world with a few contemporary surprises slipped in. ‘Heartstrings’ performers Laura Burian on violin, Paulette Lynch on hammered dulcimer and percussion, Pat Skinner on mandolin, mandola and accordion, and Marj Ingram Viales on guitar. The Heartstrings will be joined by Rick Chelew on bass.

The evening will begin with a wine and cheese reception starting at 6:00 p.m. in the garden, to be followed by the program at 7:00. General Admission ticket price is $16.00 which includes one glass of wine and refreshments. Monterey State Historic Park Association members’ ticket price is $12.00. Tickets are available beginning Friday, October 15, via mail-in reservation – visit the State Parks website for more information and to download a ticket reservation form:

For more information, please call (831) 649-7109.

Sunday, September 26, 2010 ~ Event Update

Hearstrings will be performing at the Unitarian Universalist Church on Sunday, September 26 from 3 – 5 p.m.

490 Aguajito @ Highway 1
Click here for a Google Map

General Admission – $20
Seniors – $15
Students – $10
Kids under 12 – FREE!!

Saturday, March 13, 2010 & Sunday, March 14 ~ Event Update

In keeping with St. Pat’s tradition, Heartstrings Monterey will be performing primarily Irish tunes, but also some other irresistible fiddle tunes from around the world. Join us Saturday, March 13th from 7 – 9 p.m. at Plaza Linda Mexican Restaurant & Cantina (9 Del Fino Place, Carmel Valley, Tel: 831-659-4229 for reservations). Cover charge is $10, and dinner is wonderful if you choose to dine. Details online: and Call for reservations!

If you’d rather listen to our music in the beautiful surroundings of the Church in the Forest (Pebble Beach), we’ll be playing there before,during, and after their Sunday services from 9 – 11 a.m. on Sunday March 14th. Directions online at

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all of you, and hope to see you soon!