The new music director of the San Francisco Symphony, Esa-Pekka Salonen, has created a collaborative council to do, uh, something.
Garrett Harris 3 p.m., Feb. 20
Sound description: Artistically driven progressive folk, infused with both classical and jazz influences.
Inception: Oceanside, 2009
Influences: Bruce Cockburn, the Beatles, Peter Gabriel, Jim Croce, America, the Eagles, Paul Simon, Michael Hedges, Phil Keaggy, J.S. Bach
The acoustic duo StillPoint - Scott Fitzgerald (acoustic guitar, vocals) and Barry Sinclair (fretted and fretless bass guitars) - first played together over 25 years ago in the Carlsbad High School jazz band. A quarter century later, in 2009, they formed StillPoint.
As of November 2009, StillPoint is the weekly house band at Mosaic Wine Bar at 30th and Upas
Streets in North Park, playing every Tuesday evening.