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Kapali-Long-Performance Free In-Store Performance by Kapali Long – Friday May 16th, 7:00 PM
On April 29, 2014 By admin

Kremona Guitars is pleased to present Hawaiian Songwriter & Recording Artist Kapali Long at Watermelon Music.
Join us on Friday, May 16th for a special night of acoustic pop music from Hawaii.

Singer, songwriter, performer, and multi-talented instrumentalist born and raised in Honolulu, Kapali Long has been performing music since he was the age of 3. Learning Piano, then ukulele and so forth. His main instruments would be his voice (a sultry, 90’s rock-esque, tone with great riffs) and guitar (from traditional blues n’ folk to traditional hawaiian slack key, reggae, metal & much more!)

“I play guitar, piano, ukulele, mandolin, harmonica, banjo, bass, drums and a bunch of “Band” instruments. I just love to create & spread the ALOHA! My music is where I get to tell you who I am, what I’ve been through and how I’ve grown as both an artist and a person.”

Kapali has shared the stage with names such as Ryan Cabrera, Ron Pope, Teddy Geiger, Keaton Simons, Man Overboard, Anuhea, HAPA, Sashamon and More!

Watermelon Music will be featuring Kremona handcrafted guitars and ukuleles before and after the performance. For more information about Kapali Long visit his website. For more info about Kremona instruments visit kremonausa.com.

Admission is free, but space is limited. To reserve your spot for this event call, stop by or email us today!

Flute-Choir Davis Flute Choir Performance – Friday May 2
On April 26, 2014 By admin

The Davis Youth Flute Choir will perform its annual Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, at the Davis Arts Center, 1919 F St.

The flute choir will unveil plans for its tour to China in 2015 and this concert will mark the beginning of the group’s efforts to fund raise for that trip. Choir members will perform on piccolo, flute, alto flute and bass flute. The Davis Youth Flute Choir is in its 30th year. It has performed two world tours — Japan (2008) and South Korea (2012). The choir last performed at the 2013 NFA convention in New Orleans.

The program will feature “Harmony in Blue and Gold” by Eric Ewazen, Will Offermans’ “Dance with Me,” (a choreographed work where the flutists dance while playing their instruments), “Songs of the Southwest” arranged by Emily Senchuk, Gundrum Hinze’s arrangement of “Thunder and Lightning Polka” by Johann Strauss and “Songs of the Ocean” by Rhohei Hirose, arranged by Ann Cameron Pierce.

Performers in this year’s concert include Lemuel Chang, Elise Chu, Jenny Chung, Will Forest, Anita Hashimoto, Seyhun Hwang, Anysia, Lee, Nicole Lim, Karoline Magolske, Morgan Newton, Ale Ruiz-Jimenez, Linda Su, Krista Titensor, Sabrina Williams.

For more information, call the Davis Arts Center at 530-756-4100. Advance-purchase tickets, available at the center, are $8 general and $3 for students. Tickets at the door will be $10 general and $5 for students. Davis Flute Choir website

Closed Davis Store Closed for Picnic Day – April 12
On April 1, 2014 By admin

Watermelon Music has decided to close our Davis location on Picnic Day again this year. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Our Woodland store (527 Main Street – tel. 668-4020) WILL be open from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM for any musical emergencies that may arise.

Hooray Annual Spring Cleaning Sale – April 13-19
On April 1, 2014 By admin

For one week only, look for the best prices of the year on selected items throughout both of our stores. If you’ve shopped with us before, you know we offer guaranteed lowest price on instruments and electronics all the time. This is your chance to get significant discounts off of those already low prices. Help us clear out last year’s models and colors to make room for this year’s.

Although all new in-stock items will be on sale, the big deals will be on selected items in each department.

Special Pricing Examples Include:

  • All Orange Amplifiers
  • All Pearl Hardware
  • All Sabian Cymbals
  • All Printed Music
  • Selected Woodwind and Brass Instruments
  • Selected Orchestra Instruments
  • Selected Acoustic & Electric Guitars
  • Selected Drum & Percussion Items