Arts & Culture: Supporting Those Who Enrich Our Community

Making Music Happen as a Mainly Mozart Sponsor

The annual Mainly Mozart Festival in San Diego is a summer chamber music series featuring the works of (you guessed it) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart! Concerts feature world-class soloists, chamber groups, and a youth orchestra. LJCSC is proud to support this beloved music series and their mission to “to enrich the lives of today’s and tomorrow’s passionate music lovers by connecting them to the genius and innovation of Mozart and the Masters, to world-class musicians and music-making, and to each other” as a Mainly Mozart Community Partner for 2018. Dr. Brahme is Vice President of their Board of Directors.

Making beautiful music in San Diego

The La Jolla Music Society brings world-class music to San Diego. From its early beginnings in Sherwood Hall to its new home, The Conrad, which opened April 5, 2019. La Jolla Music Society is a great asset to our community offering broad-based programs. The Society’s SummerFest series receives international acclaim. The Society also provides programs for schools and young musicians.

Left to Right: Dr. Olesen, Marie Olesen, Dr. Johan Brahme, Sevil Brahme, Ingrid Salazar, and Dr. Hector Salazar

Our support for the Society extends back to the 1970s. Over the years, LJCSC surgeons and their wives have taken leadership roles and given substantial time and money to this wonderful organization that enriches our community. For more information, click here:

Both Dr. and Mrs. Olesen are former Presidents of the Society. Dr. Brahme served on the board for many years.