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Jun
9
Thu
Tonalism: Day
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am

June 9–10 // Thursday–Friday: 10am–5pm
June 11–12 // Saturday–Sunday: 10am–4pm

Experience Tonalism (in Space) from dublab at Descanso for four days this June. With immersive surround sound installations in different areas of the garden, Tonalism invites participants to enjoy ambient music and consider sound as a way to reflect, meditate and connect with our surroundings and environment.

Free with admission, no advance registration required

  • Main Lawn:
    • Meditative music brings a new sound element to this garden space
    • Visitors are invited to explore The Centering Center’s woven pavilion – a social space for interaction and reflection
    • Storytelling Workshop with Tina Orduno Calderon on Thursday, June 9 from 11am–noon
    • Soundbaths on Thursday and Friday, June 9 and 10 from 5–6:30pm
    • Four Quadrant Induction Meditation by Marcos Lutyens on Sunday, June 12 from 11am–noon
  • Rose Garden:
    • Quadraphonic soundscapes and other compositions
Jun
10
Fri
Tonalism: Day
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am

June 9–10 // Thursday–Friday: 10am–5pm
June 11–12 // Saturday–Sunday: 10am–4pm

Experience Tonalism (in Space) from dublab at Descanso for four days this June. With immersive surround sound installations in different areas of the garden, Tonalism invites participants to enjoy ambient music and consider sound as a way to reflect, meditate and connect with our surroundings and environment.

Free with admission, no advance registration required

  • Main Lawn:
    • Meditative music brings a new sound element to this garden space
    • Visitors are invited to explore The Centering Center’s woven pavilion – a social space for interaction and reflection
    • Storytelling Workshop with Tina Orduno Calderon on Thursday, June 9 from 11am–noon
    • Soundbaths on Thursday and Friday, June 9 and 10 from 5–6:30pm
    • Four Quadrant Induction Meditation by Marcos Lutyens on Sunday, June 12 from 11am–noon
  • Rose Garden:
    • Quadraphonic soundscapes and other compositions
Jun
11
Sat
Tonalism: Day
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am

June 9–10 // Thursday–Friday: 10am–5pm
June 11–12 // Saturday–Sunday: 10am–4pm

Experience Tonalism (in Space) from dublab at Descanso for four days this June. With immersive surround sound installations in different areas of the garden, Tonalism invites participants to enjoy ambient music and consider sound as a way to reflect, meditate and connect with our surroundings and environment.

Free with admission, no advance registration required

  • Main Lawn:
    • Meditative music brings a new sound element to this garden space
    • Visitors are invited to explore The Centering Center’s woven pavilion – a social space for interaction and reflection
    • Storytelling Workshop with Tina Orduno Calderon on Thursday, June 9 from 11am–noon
    • Soundbaths on Thursday and Friday, June 9 and 10 from 5–6:30pm
    • Four Quadrant Induction Meditation by Marcos Lutyens on Sunday, June 12 from 11am–noon
  • Rose Garden:
    • Quadraphonic soundscapes and other compositions
Tonalism: Night
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 12 @ 1:00 am

June 11 // Saturday: 6pm–1am 

Advance tickets required, $20 members/$25 non-members. Click here to purchase tickets.

Tonalism (in Space) culminates in a late night, ambient music happening inspired by La Monte Young’s Dream House as well as the work of musicians and composers such as Terry Riley, John Cage, and Yoko Ono. The event features live DJ sets, visual elements, and the opportunity to be in the garden as night falls.

Visitors are encouraged to bring pillows, cushions, and sleeping bags to lay down, listen and watch for an extended period of time.

Jun
12
Sun
Tonalism: Day
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am

June 9–10 // Thursday–Friday: 10am–5pm
June 11–12 // Saturday–Sunday: 10am–4pm

Experience Tonalism (in Space) from dublab at Descanso for four days this June. With immersive surround sound installations in different areas of the garden, Tonalism invites participants to enjoy ambient music and consider sound as a way to reflect, meditate and connect with our surroundings and environment.

Free with admission, no advance registration required

  • Main Lawn:
    • Meditative music brings a new sound element to this garden space
    • Visitors are invited to explore The Centering Center’s woven pavilion – a social space for interaction and reflection
    • Storytelling Workshop with Tina Orduno Calderon on Thursday, June 9 from 11am–noon
    • Soundbaths on Thursday and Friday, June 9 and 10 from 5–6:30pm
    • Four Quadrant Induction Meditation by Marcos Lutyens on Sunday, June 12 from 11am–noon
  • Rose Garden:
    • Quadraphonic soundscapes and other compositions
Jun
26
Sun
Summer Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am

Come join this guided monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Free with membership, no registration required.

Members only

Jul
24
Sun
Summer Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am

Come join this guided monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Free with membership, no registration required.

Members only

Aug
28
Sun
Summer Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 28 @ 8:00 am

Come join this guided monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Free with membership, no registration required.

Members only