I'm late posting this, but I also only got the notice about Garden of Memory two days ago. If you're not at War Memorial Opera House seeing Das Rheingold tonight, you can have a great time at Garden of Memory, the annual Summer Solstice new music program at the Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland. The music covers every possible style, the location is a marvel.
Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Chapel of the Chimes, 4499 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA
Tickets: $15 general, $10 student/senior, $5 kids under 12. Available at the door or at Brown Paper Tickets.
Parking: tight; public transportation or car pooling is recommended.