Yearly Archives: 2012

Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble, Local Professionals to Perform ‘Bach in the Mission’ Jan. 21

For a second year, the Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble will perform “Bach in the Mission” at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, in Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa. … Choral performers include 13 student members of the Early Music Ensemble and Cal Poly professors Meredith Brammeier, Ken Habib and Susan Azaret Davies, as well as Westmont College professors Grey Brothers and Michael Shasberger, Cuesta College faculty member Jill Anderson, and Paul Osborne, San Luis Obispo High School choral director. more

Former Miss Colusa County competing for California title

Katelyn Mena wants to bring a little small-town charm to Hollywood. No, she is not looking to be an actress, though in three days she will be taking the stage as one of more than 300 Miss California USA contestants vying for the crown, $130,000 and a chance to travel around the world. … The daughter of Fred and Alicia Mena, she attends the private Christian university, Westmont College, near Santa Barbara. more