SJF Buzz Podcast Launch!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the brand new 'SJF Buzz' Podcast at SJF Communications! Our Host - Susan J. Farese discusses upcoming client events in the San Diego area! Future episodes will include interviews with interesting guests! We'll explore different career paths,  learn about people from other generations, role models, mentors, creatives … Continue reading SJF Buzz Podcast Launch!

Meet Devon Hadsell – the ‘Kind’ Mean Girl on Broadway

By Susan J. Farese SJF Communications   We are thrilled to share this interview with equity Broadway performer Devon Hadsell,  who plays Caitlyn Caussin in the ensemble of the Broadway mega hit - "Mean Girls"! Devon is also a principal role understudy (Gretchen, Mrs. Heron/Ms. Norbury/Mrs. George). She made her principal debut as Gretchen on July 24th. I have … Continue reading Meet Devon Hadsell – the ‘Kind’ Mean Girl on Broadway

Westwind Brass Announces Concert Series ‘Brass in the Park’ at the Veterans Museum at Balboa Park

  The Westwind Brass, San Diego's Premier Professional Brass Ensemble, and Ensemble-in-Residence at the San Diego State University (SDSU) School of Music and Dance, announces their exciting interactive Concert Series entitled: ‘Brass in the Park’ at the Veterans Museum at Balboa Park  2115 Park Blvd., San Diego, 92101. The Westwind Brass Ensemble, includes Elizabeth Howard, … Continue reading Westwind Brass Announces Concert Series ‘Brass in the Park’ at the Veterans Museum at Balboa Park

Westwind Brass – Summer Brass Workshop

    Westwind Brass Announces Summer Brass Workshop At SDSU School of Music & Dance June 25-29, 2018 Free Concert June 30th at 1:00 pm The Westwind Brass, San Diego's premier professional brass ensemble, and an Ensemble-in-Residence at the San Diego State University (SDSU) School of Music and Dance, announces their exciting interactive 2018 Summer … Continue reading Westwind Brass – Summer Brass Workshop

SDSU School of Music and Dance Announces Factory Seconds Brass Trio Residency & Performance, May 1, 2018

  The San Diego State University School of Music and Dance is thrilled to announce a visit and performance by the Factory Seconds Brass Trio on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the SDSU Smith Recital Hall. This free, one day residency features instrumental and chamber music masterclasses, culminating in a formal concert with select SDSU … Continue reading SDSU School of Music and Dance Announces Factory Seconds Brass Trio Residency & Performance, May 1, 2018

Classical Pianist Jeeyoon Kim’s Carnegie Hall Debut “10 More Minutes”, December 14, 2017

  Classical pianist Jeeyoon Kim will have her Carnegie Hall debut presented by Captivate Artists on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Weill Recital Hall. She will perform selected pieces from her latest album, "10  More Minutes" which Jeeyoon has often performed as encores, the result of audiences asking her to play for … Continue reading Classical Pianist Jeeyoon Kim’s Carnegie Hall Debut “10 More Minutes”, December 14, 2017

Testimonial for SJF Communications via Bryan Smith, Tuba; Director of Educational and Outreach Programs, Westwind Brass

"Susan Farese, SJF Communications helped Westwind Brass double the size of our audiences at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.  She also helped us to double the number of participants at our 2017 Summer Brass Workshop at San Diego State's School of Music and Dance.  She is savvy with all forms of media; print, TV, and … Continue reading Testimonial for SJF Communications via Bryan Smith, Tuba; Director of Educational and Outreach Programs, Westwind Brass

‘The Beautiful Machine’ – A Sci-Fi, Pop/Rock Musical at 2017 San Diego Fringe Festival

  San Diegans... do you have about an hour??   Catch the last two performances (June 30th at 9 p.m. and July 1st at 4 p.m.) of  Pop Theater's  first act of 'The Beautiful Machine' –  A Sci-Fi, Pop/Rock Musical at the 5th Annual San Diego International Fringe Festival  Centro Cultural de la Raza, Balboa Park, … Continue reading ‘The Beautiful Machine’ – A Sci-Fi, Pop/Rock Musical at 2017 San Diego Fringe Festival

Westwind Brass Announces Summer Brass Workshop

At SDSU School of Music & Dance July 10-14, 2017, 1 pm – 4 pm Free Concert July 15 at 1 p.m. The Westwind Brass, San Diego's premier professional brass ensemble, and Ensemble-in-Residence at the San Diego State University (SDSU) School of Music and Dance, announces their exciting interactive ‘Summer Brass Workshop’ at SDSU, July … Continue reading Westwind Brass Announces Summer Brass Workshop

Extraordinary People: Meet ‘The Geeze & Me’ Creators: Hedges Capers & Nancy Locke Capers

By Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications La Jolla, California couple Hedges Capers and Nancy Locke Capers are truly an extraordinary couple!  They are married co-creators and co-writers of The Geeze & Me- an original "boomer" musical about aging...which will have it's World Premiere March 31 - April 29, 2017 in San Diego at The Tenth Avenue Arts … Continue reading Extraordinary People: Meet ‘The Geeze & Me’ Creators: Hedges Capers & Nancy Locke Capers