Upcoming Events

  • Oct 24

    Mira Costa College San Elijo

    Cardiff

  • Oct 26

    Piazza Carmel Shopping Center

    San Diego

  • Nov 16

    Port Pavillion on Broadway Pier

    San Diego

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Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45 + $3 materials fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. 

Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka  

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 307 

Time: 1 Tuesday, 10/24, 6:30–8:30 PM 

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka and Rodney Jones - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Rodney Jones will be joining me on drums for this one!

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Port Pavillion on Broadway Pier
San Diego Ramen Festival - 6-10pm
1000 N Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]
Price: sold out! :(

Terry Matsuoka will be playing acoustic at 6:30pm and then again in the VIP section at 8pm.

The San Diego Ramen Festival is the newest and most exciting food event happening in San Diego!  It’s time to get your ramen on – and you can go ramen crazy on Thursday, November 16th, at the Second Annual San Diego Ramen Festival!

 

UPDATE:  All general admission and VIP tickets are now sold out!

We will have different types of ramen, all ready for you to try and slurp to your ramen delight!  We will have ten ramen vendors, each ready to serve their delicious recipes in 12-ounce servings! And we are going totally ramen crazy with a ramen eating contest, ramen inspired art by local artists, live entertainment, vendors, and a beer garden!

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Skyline Hills Library
Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 6:30-7:30pm
7900 Paradise Valley Rd
San Diego, CA [map]
Price: free!

Terry will be taking part in the Skyline Hills public library concert series!

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Jumbotron CD Release Party- Terry Matsuoka opener - 9pm
1921 Bacon St
San Diego, CA 92107
(619) 222-6822 [map]

This is the new project from Edgar from the hip hop group the Kneehighs.  This project is less down tempo hip-hop and more electronic and hyped up.  

Terry Matsuoka will be doing a soul and hip-hop heavy set with his looping pedal!

Past Dates

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45 + $3 materials fee

From Good to Great Photos: Understanding Aperture & Shutter Speed 

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-offield and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. 

Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 307 

Time: 1 Tuesday, 10/17, 6:30–8:30 PM 

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Getting Started with Your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45 + $3 materials fee

 

 Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

 Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 307 

Time: 1 Tuesday, 10/10, 6:30–8:30 PM 

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45 + $3 materials fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. 

Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3516 

Time: 1 Tuesday 9/26, 6:30–8:30 PM 

http://www.miracosta.edu/officeofthepresident/pio/downloads/communityedbulletin.pdf

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45 + $3 materials fee

From Good to Great Photos: Understanding Aperture & Shutter Speed 

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-offield and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. 

Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3516

Time: 1 Tuesday, 9/19, 6:30–8:30 PM 

http://www.miracosta.edu/officeofthepresident/pio/downloads/communityedbulletin.pdf

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Getting Started with Your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $45

 

 Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Fee: $45 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3516

http://www.miracosta.edu/officeofthepresident/pio/downloads/communityedbulletin.pdf

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Smooth Nights with Terry Matsuoka - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be playing every Thursday from September 7- October 26 from 5-8pm at Piazza Carmel!  I'll have some special guest join me on different days... so keep updated right here or on my Facebook page.  They have good food with patios if you'd like to hang and have dinner- Gami Sushi, Villa Capri (Italian), Royal India and Marketplace Grill (Mediterranean).  I hope to see you there!

Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

I will be playing instrumentals on my guitar and looping pedal outdoors at the patio in front of the pool.  Great atmosphere, food and drink.  

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

I will be playing instrumentals on my guitar and looping pedal outdoors at the patio in front of the pool.  Great atmosphere, food and drink.  

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

I will be playing instrumentals on my guitar and looping pedal outdoors at the patio in front of the pool.  Great atmosphere, food and drink.  

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

This is at an outdoor shopping plaza.  There are a couple of restaurants and a couple of fast food spots to enjoy in my performance area.  You can pick up groceries at Vons right after my show before you go home!

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 3-5pm
6011 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, California 92115
619-265-7500 [map]
Price: free!

This is a fun Crunchy Sandwich afternoon at Pesto!  The food is great here and they have a wide craft beer selection.  

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

This venue doesn't allow vocals (I know, I don't understand either...), so this is me developing my music further with instrumentals.  

Firefly Restaurant is a perfect setting for a group or a romantic evening for two. It is also the most popular spot for Spot in Mission Bay! Upon arrival, your pooch will receive a filet mignon dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. Firefly is a perfect setting for you and the canines you love to take in the beautiful outdoors. This Mission Bay gem is a proud recipient of Trip Advisor's prestigious Certificate of Excellence three years running with a 4 out of 5 rating.

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

This is at an outdoor shopping plaza.  There are a couple of restaurants and a couple of fast food spots to enjoy in my performance area.  You can pick up groceries at Vons right after my show before you go home!

Monday, July 17th, 2017

The Geoffrey Theatre Off Broadway
Tonight In San Diego spec. guest- Terry Matsuoka - 6pm
923 1st Ave
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]
Price: $7

This is a live taping of the TV show "Tonight In San Diego".  It's a late night TV show like The Late Show or The Tonight Show.  Join us to make the show a lively one!

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Private Event- wedding, Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 4:30pm
705 16th st.
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

This venue doesn't allow vocals (I know, I don't understand either...), so this is me developing my music further with instrumentals.  

Firefly Restaurant is a perfect setting for a group or a romantic evening for two. It is also the most popular spot for Spot in Mission Bay! Upon arrival, your pooch will receive a filet mignon dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. Firefly is a perfect setting for you and the canines you love to take in the beautiful outdoors. This Mission Bay gem is a proud recipient of Trip Advisor's prestigious Certificate of Excellence three years running with a 4 out of 5 rating.

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

This is at an outdoor shopping plaza.  There are a couple of restaurants and a couple of fast food spots to enjoy in my performance area.  You can pick up groceries at Vons right after my show before you go home!

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

This is at an outdoor shopping plaza.  There are a couple of restaurants and a couple of fast food spots to enjoy in my performance area.  You can pick up groceries at Vons right after my show before you go home!

Friday, June 30th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

This venue doesn't allow vocals (I know, I don't understand either...), so this is me developing my music further with instrumentals.  

Firefly Restaurant is a perfect setting for a group or a romantic evening for two. It is also the most popular spot for Spot in Mission Bay! Upon arrival, your pooch will receive a filet mignon dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. Firefly is a perfect setting for you and the canines you love to take in the beautiful outdoors. This Mission Bay gem is a proud recipient of Trip Advisor's prestigious Certificate of Excellence three years running with a 4 out of 5 rating.

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Terry Matsuoka instrumental - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

This venue doesn't allow vocals (I know, I don't understand either...), so this is me developing my music further with instrumentals.  

Firefly Restaurant is a perfect setting for a group or a romantic evening for two. It is also the most popular spot for Spot in Mission Bay! Upon arrival, your pooch will receive a filet mignon dog biscuit and a fresh bowl of water. Firefly is a perfect setting for you and the canines you love to take in the beautiful outdoors. This Mission Bay gem is a proud recipient of Trip Advisor's prestigious Certificate of Excellence three years running with a 4 out of 5 rating.

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

The Ingredients - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Get ready for this soulful funky rockin night with The Ingredients.  Happy Hour ends at 6pm, but radical Ingredients hour goes on until 7:30pm.  Dinner and/ or drinks make for a great night here.

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo, Room 307

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3205

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 307

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3205

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Friday, June 9th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

The Firefly is great for having dinner or a microbrew or glass of wine!  It's a scenic spot next to Mission Bay.  Terry will be playing a mix of relaxing and upbeat tunes.  

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 307

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures the right away! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside, Room 3205

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Terry Matsuoka loopcoustic - 6pm
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014 [map]
Price: $12

Terry will be part of the entertainment for Asian Festival Day.  He'll be being Asian American on one of the stages around the fair.  Please check stage schedules.  He'll play from 6-6:25pm.  

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6-9pm
1710 W Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
619-222-6440 [map]
Price: free!

The Firefly is great for having dinner or a microbrew or glass of wine!  It's a scenic spot next to Mission Bay.  Terry will be playing a mix of relaxing and upbeat tunes.  

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 306 

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Friday, May 12th, 2017

The Ingredients - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Grab a cold beer or glass of wine and relax on the patio of this great restaurant/bar/cafe.  The Ingredients will be playing outside for you to enjoy the weather and music after a hard work week.  Terry Matsuoka- vocals, guitar, Rodney Jones- drums, Chad Tuthill- bass.

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo, Room 306

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

 

 Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: San Elijo Campus, Room 306 

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy 

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3511 

sign up here- http://www.miracosta.edu/Instruction/communityservices/index.html

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka 

Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3511 

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

 

 Getting Started with Your dSLR 

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Fee: $39 

Supplies: $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka Offered at 2 locations for your convenience 

Location: Oceanside Campus, Room 3511 

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

The Ingredients - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Come join the Ingredients as they soothe your work week blues away during happy hour at Bella Vista.  Bella Vista is a great place to hang out with your friends and grab a wine or beer.  They have a full delicious dinner menu as well as great appetizers.  If you are a workaholic and want to extend that work week... they even have wifi for you to plug in and tune in.

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

Rancho Valencia
Selena and Ian's Wedding - 6pm
Rancho Santa Fe, CA [map]
Price: private

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

The Ingredients - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Terry Matsuoka (vocals, guitar), Rodney Jones (drums) and Chad Tuthill (bass) will be joined by Catherine Nguyen on vocals playing a slightly toned down version of their tunes as they will be playing indoors at this stylish restaurant/ caffe.

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Crazy Town and Terry Matsuoka (solo) - 8pm
5046 Newport Avenue
San Diego, CA 92107
619-341-5898 [map]
Price: $10

I think if you get there before 9pm, you can probably get in for free.

If you want to go for free for sure and you know for sure you'll go, just message me and i'll put you on my list.

Sunday, November 20th, 2016

San Diego Ramen Festival - 4-8pm
1620 National Ave
San Diego, California 92113
619-702-1468 [map]
Price: $35

I will perform from 630-730pm!

Ramen Festival with ramen samples from the best ramen restaurants, ramen eating contest, entertainment and live performances, beer garden, kendama, sushi, sake, and fun fun fun!  

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Congo Sanchez w/ Terry Matsuoka - 9pm
5046 Newport Avenue
San Diego, CA 92107
619-341-5898 [map]
Price: free!

Join CityBeat's Beer Club and The Holding Company for $1 local craft beers from 7 to 9 PM.  I play from 9-9:45pm.  Congo Sanchez plays after.

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic- Blowfish Unplugged, San Diego Asian Film Festival - 2-4pm
7510 Hazard Center Dr #100
San Diego, CA 92108
619-574-8684 [map]
Price: free!

Every year, the San Diego Asian Film Festival provides a platform for not only films from around the world, but also local Asian American musicians as part of our Blowfish Unplugged series. All performances take place in the UltraStar Mission Valley lobby and are free for all festivalgoers.

Friday, Nov. 4
8pm: Alex Famous

Saturday, Nov. 5
1pm: Jeremy Lumbreras
3pm: Ivan Cheong
4pm: Terry Matsuoka

Sunday, Nov. 6
12pm: Brandon Fong
1pm: Ivan Cheong
2pm: Catherine Nguyen
3pm: Terry Matsuoka
7pm: Jeremy Lumbreras

Wednesday, Nov. 9
7pm: Alex Famous

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka acoustic- Blowfish Unplugged, San Diego Asian Film Festival - 4-5pm
7510 Hazard Center Dr #100
San Diego, CA 92108
619-574-8684 [map]
Price: free!

Every year, the San Diego Asian Film Festival provides a platform for not only films from around the world, but also local Asian American musicians as part of our Blowfish Unplugged series. All performances take place in the UltraStar Mission Valley lobby and are free for all festivalgoers.

Friday, Nov. 4
8pm: Alex Famous

Saturday, Nov. 5
1pm: Jeremy Lumbreras
3pm: Ivan Cheong
4pm: Terry Matsuoka

Sunday, Nov. 6
12pm: Brandon Fong
1pm: Ivan Cheong
2pm: Catherine Nguyen
3pm: Terry Matsuoka
7pm: Jeremy Lumbreras

Wednesday, Nov. 9
7pm: Alex Famous

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

room 302

To get great pictures, we will cover compositional strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure ompensation, bracketing, autofocus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy!

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Tom Ham's Lighthouse
The Ingredients at PR Society of America Bern's Awards - 6pm
2150 Harbor Island Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
619-291-9110 [map]
Price: $100

The Ingredients at the Public Relations Society of America, San Diego/Imperial Counties annual Edward L. Bernays Awards

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

room 302

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this workshop, you’ll be able to practice depth of
field and capture motion and time.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Room 302

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons
on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away!

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Pacific Arts Movement Meet and Greet - 5:30-7:30pm
285 Bay Blvd.
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(619) 425-3333 [map]
Price: free!

 

Pacific Arts Movement is proud to introduce Kent Lee as its new executive director! Please join us in welcoming him into this new position during a cocktail reception on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Seven Mile Casino in Chula Vista.

Enjoy a variety of appetizers from Harvey's Lounge inside Seven Mile Casino and entertainment by Terry Matsuoka and The Ingredients.

Please RSVP by Saturday, October 1

Pacific Arts Movement- Meet and Greet with Kent Lee
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | 5:30-7:30pm
Seven Mile Casino
285 Bay Blvd. Chula Vista, CA 91910

RSVP here:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfl-LVjUgNiJidM0rd3aYBqdnztbFUwzCP6WZHFKFfy1LIGfA/viewform?c=0&w=1

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

room 3606

To get great pictures, we will cover compositional strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure ompensation, bracketing, autofocus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy!

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

room 3606

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this workshop, you’ll be able to practice depth of
field and capture motion and time.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Room 3606

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka and Kickstand - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Come check out the band for a rockin and relaxin happy hour.

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Monday Night Medley - 5-10pm
3085 University Avenue
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free

I will play acoustically with looping pedal from 7-9pm

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • ALL AGES

www.UrbnNorthPark.com
www.ThumbprintGallery.com

Art exhibition by
TBA

Live music by 
THE UPSHOTS
TERRY MATSUOKA

Jewelry and Accessories by
JASPER AND HIDE

Live art by
DAVID GOFF
VICTOR VILLA
TRUE DELORENZO

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Monday Night Medley - 5-10pm
3085 University Avenue
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free

I will play acoustically with looping pedal from 7-9pm

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • ALL AGES

www.UrbnNorthPark.com
www.ThumbprintGallery.com

Art exhibition by
TBA

Live music by 
THE UPSHOTS
TERRY MATSUOKA

Jewelry and Accessories by
JASPER AND HIDE

Live art by
DAVID GOFF
VICTOR VILLA
TRUE DELORENZO

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave room 307
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Big Soiree in Little China - 5-9pm
541 2nd ave at J st.
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]

I will be playing from 6-6:30pm.

I will be having 3-5 art pieces showing here as well.

The San Diego Chinese Historical Museum and Silk Road Productions present BIG SOIREE IN LITTLE CHINA - the newest and most exciting art event taking place during the pop culture event of the year! And just a few blocks away from the San Diego Convention Center!

Come to this Asian-inspired art reception and Comicon afterparty, complete with some of the best contemporary artists in San Diego, anime classics projected onto huge wall space, live music from San Diego's talented Terry Matsuoka and entertaining Ivan Cheong, cheap drinks ($2 Shots and Bargain Pints), and much more!

Come in costume to win door prizes!

This is a 21+ event only, and FREE to the public!

Featured Artists: 
ARS is Art
Don Porcella
TheGrav
Izzi of Paradise Skills
Kathleen Dang
Rashid S. Hasirbaf
Sonie Monie Henna
Terry Matsuoka
William J. Dorsett

Performances By:
Ivan Cheong
Terry Matsuoka

Sounds & DJ Provided By:
Music in Motion/ Akroz

Hosted by the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum and produced by Silk Road Productions. With support by The Thumbprint Gallery.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave room 307
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

In this photography class, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat.  We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions.  And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial.  You'll be able to take pictures right away!  part 1 in a 3 part series on DSLR photography

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Monday Night Medley - 5-10pm
3085 University Avenue
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free

I will play acoustically with looping pedal from 7-9pm

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • ALL AGES

www.UrbnNorthPark.com
www.ThumbprintGallery.com

Art exhibition by
TBA

Live music by 
THE UPSHOTS
TERRY MATSUOKA

Jewelry and Accessories by
JASPER AND HIDE

Live art by
DAVID GOFF
VICTOR VILLA
TRUE DELORENZO

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Army and Navy Academy beach
Gurian Conference Social - 6:30-8:30pm
2605 Carlsbad Blvd
Carlsbad, CA 92008
USA [map]
Price: na

This will be the after party social gathering for the Gurian Institute Conference at the Army and Navy Academy.  It will be on the beach.

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 9:30-9:50pm
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014
858-755-1161 [map]
Price: $16

This 2nd annual, award-winning event is a celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander cultures, featuring music, dance and martial arts performances, as well as fashion and community-based organizations representing China, Philippines, Vietnam, Korea, India, Hawai'i, and Japan.

DancersThe Asian Festival will kick off at the Del Mar Arena with the Best Dance Crew contest, continue with cultural performances from various countries, and culminate at the Plaza Stage with contemporary acts, including Katriz Trinidad, who advanced to the "knock out" round on NBC's "The Voice."

Ikebana flower arranging, a traditional Japanese art, will also be a part of the Festival. You can see these displays in the Paul Ecke Jr. Flower Show.

Del Mar Arena


11:00AM - Best Dance Crew
3:30 PM - White Dragon Martial Arts (China)
Tony Salamat Dancers4:00 PM - Tony Salamat Dance Arts Center (Philippines) 
4:30 PM - Vietnamese Historical & Cultural Performance Arts Foundation (Vietnam)
5:00 PM - San Diego Korean Pungmul Institute (Korea)
5:30 PM - Expression Arts and Creations (India)
6:00 PM - JING Institute of Chinese Martial Arts & Culture (China)
6:30 PM - Hālau Hula Kāhea O Kalanianaʻole (Hawaiʻi)
7:00 PM - La Jolla Taiko (Japan)
7:30 PM - Samahan Philippine Dance Company (Philippines) 

Plaza Stage 


8:30 PM - Katriz Trinidad from "The Voice" (Philippines)
8:50 PM - Jason Diego (Philippines)
9:10 PM - Amy Monzon (Philippines)
9:30 PM - Terry Matsuoka (Japan)
9:50 PM - Tojou 
10:10 PM - Ivan Cheong (China)

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Monday Night Medley - 5-10pm
3085 University Avenue
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free

I will play acoustically with looping pedal from 7-9pm

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC • ALL AGES

www.UrbnNorthPark.com
www.ThumbprintGallery.com

Art exhibition by
TBA

Live music by 
THE UPSHOTS
TERRY MATSUOKA

Jewelry and Accessories by
JASPER AND HIDE

Live art by
DAVID GOFF
VICTOR VILLA
TRUE DELORENZO

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr room T307
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

In this photography class, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat.  We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions.  And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial.  You'll be able to take pictures right away!  part 1 in a 3 part series on DSLR photography

Friday, May 13th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka and the Cornbread - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Join us for Happy Hour (until 7pm)!  The band in electric form will be playing- Terry Matsuoka (vocals, guitar), Rodney Jones (drums) and Chad Tuthill (bass).  Catherine Nguyen will join us on vocals for a few songs too!

Spend a warm day after work with a glass of wine or craft brew.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr room T307
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

In this photography class, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat.  We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions.  And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial.  You'll be able to take pictures right away!  part 1 in a 3 part series on DSLR photography

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 5:30pm
3085 University Avenue
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free!

Terry Matsuoka acoustic with looping pedal will be happening at this event taking place Monday, May 2 at URBN in North Park sometime after 5pm. By the way, am a big fan of their mashed potato pizza and beer selection... all the more reason to come. Art from Thumbprint Gallery

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Terry Matsuoka and the Ingredients - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Rodney, Chad and Terry will be playing a funky and soulful set Friday, April 22nd.  Come by and enjoy a glass of wine, a pint of beer or a cup of tea after work!

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Photo: Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

room 306

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Photo: Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

room 306

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Photo: Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

room 306

 In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. 

We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Supplies: A $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Photo: Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

room T307

To get great pictures, we will cover strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, auto-focus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy! 

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka Live on the BLVD - 6-7pm
2855 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, California 92104 [map]
Price: free!

The BLVD Market, on the 3rd Friday of the month, is bound to become San Diego’s premier, outdoor food market. At the corner of Utah and El Cajon Boulevard, The Boulevard Center, and newly restored strip mall has become a major contributor to the Boulevard’s revitalization. Within the space, new tenants including Bluxom Salon and Heart & Trotter, a locally sourced, hormone-free butcher shop.

With a common interest in locally sourced, sustainable products, local business owners expressed a shared vision of developing a monthly market to showcase to San Diego’s highly regarded, up and coming chefs, and draw more and more people to El Cajon Boulevard’s happening center. Each month, the parking lot will be transformed into a lively, serene outdoor market place.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Photo: Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

room T307

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth-of-field and capture motion and time. 

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Photo: Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

 room T307

 In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. 

We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away! 

Supplies: A $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class. 

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Terry Matsuoka and the Furious Two - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free

Terry Matsuoka on vocals and electric guitar, Chad Tuthill on bass and Rodney Jones on the drums.  We'll be playing electric, so it'll be a little more funky and raucous than my acoustic shows.  Catherine Nguyen will join me on vocals and ukulele for a few songs- most notably, she'll be singing lead on my song "With (Him) Her Too".  

We'll be playing on the patio which is super beautiful for the Happy Hour time we'll be playing.  Bella Vista has many quality beers, wines and teas available.

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Kensington Club
Terry Matsuoka Electric w/ The Slants - 8pm
4079 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
(619) 284-2848 [map]
Price: $5

The Slants, Jason M Chu, Does it Explode, and Just in Case.  The Terry Matsuoka and Rodney Jones Electric Duo go on first.

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka and Evan Bethany with Catherine Nguyen and Chad Tuthill - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

Evan Bethany will play a solo set and I will be accompanied by Catherine Nguyen on vocals and Chad Tuthill on bass!

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

This is part of a 3-part Beginning Digital SLR photography series.  It can be taken independently or together with the other 2 parts for $99.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka and Catherine Nguyen with Chad Tuthill - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

Catherine Nguyen will do a solo set in addition to singing with me and Chad Tuthill during my sets!

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Understanding Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

This is part of a 3-part Beginning Digital SLR photography series.  

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka with Chad Tuthill and Catherine Nguyen - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

Chad Tuthill will join me on bass and Catherine Nguyen will join me on vocals and ukulele!

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

This is part of a 3-part Beginning Digital SLR photography series.  It can be taken independently or together with the other 2 parts for $99.

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka with Chad Tuthill and Catherine Nguyen - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

Rodney Jones will be on drums, Chad Tuthill on bass and Catherine Nguyen will join me with vocals and ukulele!

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka and Kenny Eng! - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

My friend Kenny Eng will join me around 7pm!  Catherine Nguyen will be joining me for some duets too!

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka live and acoustic! - 5-8pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free!

The first show in my new residency at Piazza Carmel!

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Terry Matsuoka pre-entertainment for "Frozen" - 6:15pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free

I'm playing an outdoor screening of Disney's "Frozen" at Piazza Carmel.  I will play from about 6:15pm to 7pm.  "Frozen" will start playing when it gets dark.  

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free

It's the summer, so i'll be playing on the patio.  It's great environment to relax and enjoy the scenery.  There's happy hour until 7pm.  

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 5:30-7:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave.
Cardiff, CA 92007
USA
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

3rd part in a 3 part series of how to use your DSLR camera.

Sign up here- 760.795.6820

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Mira Costa College San Elijo
Aperture and Shutter Speed - 5:30-7:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave.
Cardiff, CA 92007
USA [map]
Price: $39

2nd part in a 3 part series on how to use your DSLR camera.  Taught by Terry Matsuoka

Sign up here- 760.795.6820

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Getting Started with your DSLR - 5:30-7:30pm
3333 Manchester Ave
Cardiff, CA 92007
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

760.795.6820  Call to register.  

This is the first part of a 3 part series to learn how to use your DSLR camera.

Taught by Terry Matsuoka

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Tio Chino
Terry Matsuoka acoustic - 7:30-9:30pm
3334 Rosecrans Street
San Diego, CA 92110
619-223-2109 [map]
Price: free!

This spot has California Fusion cuisine.  The owner was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Guam.  Their menu reflects this background as well as San Diego's own style.  

They have a Happy Hour until 6:30pm.  They have a full bar.  I'll be hanging out for a drink.  See you there!

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Mira Mesa Community Park
D6 Night Market - 4pm- 10pm
8575 New Salem st
San Diego, CA 92126
USA [map]

I don't know what time I go on to play yet.  When I find out some more information, I'll update it here.

 

 

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Amusement Park with Fish
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 11:30am
San Diego, CA [map]
Price: a ton of money

I'm playing a couple of shows at a place that I enjoy the atmosphere of but has been controversial lately.  I have mixed feelings about it, but am going to play music the best I can for the enjoyment of people.

Friday, May 15th, 2015

Bella Vista Caffe
Terry Matsuoka Happy Hour - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free

It's right in between the Torrey Pines Gliderpoint and Sanford Consortium.

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Mira Mesa Community Park
Asian Cultural Festival of San Diego - 11:30am
8575 New Salem st
San Diego, CA 92126
Uni [map]
Price: free

The festival takes place from 10am-6pm.  I will play at 11:30am.

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

TPG2
Subdued Sentiments: A B & W Art Show - 5-10pm
1475 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92103 [map]
Price: free

I start playing at 7pm!  Terry Matsuoka acoustic.

 

a B&W group art exhibition

Art by

ALFIE NUMERIC
AMANDA STEINES
ANDEYERUNIT
BRYAN TIPTON
DAVID ADAME
E.VIL
HANNAH SHIN
JACKI GEARY
JAMIE LEE C.
JASON HUMPHREY
JC CARINO
KRISTEN PALUMBO
MATTHEW STEIDLEY
NONIE CRUZADO
PAUL NAYLOR
PAUL VARGAS
RACHEL KIM
RICCI ALES
SEAN BAUMGARDNER
SOMARAMOS
TERRI WOODWARD
VICTOR VILLA

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Perfect Photographs Made Easy - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Avenue
Cardiff, CA 92007
760-944-4449 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Perfect Photographs Made Easy

To get great pictures, we will cover compositional strategies and basic lighting. These two topics will improve your photographs tenfold, no matter what camera you use. To make getting that perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools in your camera: lens focal length, exposure compensation, bracketing, autofocus points, and flash. You will be surprised how being so advanced can be so easy!

Supplies: A $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Fee: $39

San Elijo Campus, Room 306

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Bella Vista Caffe
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic Happy Hour - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free

Happy Hour!  The time change is in effect now!  So it'll be light out while I'm playing!  It's a beautiful environment to hang out in.

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Aperture & Shutter Speed - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Avenue
Cardiff, CA 92007
760-944-4449 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Aperture & Shutter Speed

dSLR camera knowledge is needed.

We suggest taking the Getting Started with your DSLR first.

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably why you bought your dSLR in the first place! These concepts can be daunting to understand on your own. But once you master these aspects of photography, it’s what’s going to separate your pictures from the rest. We will also take a look at some of the pictures you took after your first session for constructive commentary. After this class, you’ll be able to practice depth of field and capture motion and time.

Supplies: A $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Fee: $39

San Elijo Campus, Room 306

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30-8:30pm
3333 Manchester Avenue
Cardiff, CA 92007
760-944-4449 [map]
Price: $39 + $3 material fee

Getting Started with your dSLR

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up your camera to optimize the quality of your photographs right off the bat. We will cover the all-important topics of white balance and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult conditions. And of course, learn about all of the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll be able to take pictures right away!

Supplies: A $3 material fee will be collected in class. Please bring your camera and manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Fee: $39

San Elijo Campus, Room 306

Friday, March 20th, 2015

James' Place
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic - 6:30-8:30pm
2910 La Jolla Village Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
858-638-7778 [map]
Price: free

This place is right next to the La Jolla Playhouse.  One of the guys responsible for Cafe Japengo opened this new sushi/ fusion spot.  The food looks pretty good.  If you're a UCSD student, I've heard that you can use your dining dollars here.

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Tin Roof San Diego
G Street Sessions featuring Terry Matsuoka - 9pm
401 G st.
San Diego, CA 92101
619-230-8606 [map]
Price: free
  1. Unpretentious shotgun shack bar & music venue with creative takes on American pub food.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic Happy Hour - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free

Happy Hour is from 4-7pm.  Antipasti are $2 off

Friday, February 6th, 2015

A Drawing Show "Handmade" by Terry Matsuoka - 7pm
1815 Main Street, Set. B
San Diego, CA 92113 [map]
Price: free!

Terry Matsuoka and Kaori Fukuyama will be doing a joint show at the spacious Glashaus in Barrio Logan.  This will be a part of the Barrio Art Crawl.  Terry will be showing his "Handmade" drawings that he completed for all of the contributors of his Kickstarter campaign for his new music album "Handmade".  

Kaori will be showing large scale abstract paintings.  

Terry will also be playing an acoustic set.

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Terry Matsuoka Acoustic Happy Hour - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-534-9624 [map]
Price: free!

Their Happy Hour is from 4-7pm.  So all of you people that work in the Golden Triangle/ Sorrento/ UTC/ La Jolla area, it's a great opportunity to start your weekend off in style.  Kick back and enjoy the acoustic stylings of Terry.  Catherine Nguyen will join Terry for the second half of his set.  Bella Vista's food is delicious.  Making dinner out of it is also a good choice.

The venue is very close to the glider port if you know where that is.

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Terry Matsuoka and the Classy Class with Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars and Ukulenny! - 9pm- 12am
3343 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
(619) 282-0437 [map]
Price: $7

Cynthia Lin and the Blue Moon All Stars ( http://www.cynthialin.com/ ) are making their way down from SF on tour to support their new album "Midnight Echos". They will join native San Diegan Terry Matsuoka (www.terrymatsuoka.com ) at Lestat's West for an incredible show! Lendl San Jose aka Ukulenny ( http://www.ukulenny.com/ ) will be opening!

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Bella Vista Social Club & Caffe
Live Music Thursdays: Terry Matsuoka - 5:30-7:30pm
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 534-9624 [map]
Price: free

https://www.facebook.com/events/331899716967328/

Please RSVP on the Facebook event listing!

Antipasti are $2 off during happy hour!

 

 

 

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Private Wedding
Private Wedding - 5pm
San Diego, CA [map]

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 5:30pm
Cardiff, CA 92007 [map]
Price: $39

the last in a 3 class series for DSLR photography!

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Aperture & Shutter Sped - 5:30pm
room 302
Cardiff, CA 92007 [map]
Price: $39

part 2 in a 3 class series of DSLR classes.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Getting Started with your DSLR - 5:30pm
room 302
Cardiff, CA 92007 [map]
Price: $39

This is a one night 2 hour class in a series of 3 DSLR classes Tuesday nights.  

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Local Brews Local Grooves All Access - 6:30pm
1055 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 299–BLUE [map]
Price: $5

21+

14 bands performing 20 minute sets between the Main Stage and the Delta Room Stage

plus craft beer from San Diego's best breweries

Delta Stage                          
7:00 tba
7:40 Terry Matsuoka and the Raucous Bunch
8:20 Bully Blinders
9:00 Glen Thomas Band
9:40 Shakedown Daddies
10:20 Fuzz Huzzy
11:00 The Drabs

Music Hall
7:20 Plook
8:00 The Harpers
8:40 SpaceShag
9:20 Temple of the Dad
10:00 
Boxcar Chief
10:40 Belmont Lights
11:20 Playfight

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Terry Matsuoka Bay Area CD Release Party - 8:30pm
500 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
415-546-6300 [map]
Price: $7 advance / $10 at the door

Headliner- Cynthia Lin

Closing set- Annie Lin

Terry Matsuoka

Opener- Catherine Nguyen

In celebration of the release of my new album- "Handmade".  Check out the website of the Hotel Utah Saloon.  It's been around for over 100 years!

Purchase advance tickets here- http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/454701

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Handmade CD Release Party! - 7pm
3343 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
(619) 282-0437 [map]
Price: $7 in advance/$10 at the door

Catherine Nguyen and Lindsey Yung will open!

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Terry Matsuoka and the Sheba Inu - 8pm
1055 Fifth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]
Price: free

I'll be playing this warm up gig for my cd release party on Saturday with Chad Tuthill and ...

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Los Angeles Airport Marriott
Anime Los Angeles - 1pm
5855 W. Century Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045 [map]
Price: $50

Enthusiasts of Anime will gather, do costly and have fun.  Terry Matsuoka will be playing acoustic with his looping pedal.

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

Art Show Opening Reception- Kaori Fukuyama and Christina Ilene Thomas - 7-10pm
1815 Main Street, Set. B
San Diego, CA 92113 [map]
Price: free

I will be playing at 8:30pm. Evan Bethany will be playing at 7:30pm.  It's an opening for my friend Kaori's painting show! 

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Making Shooting Perfect Pictures Easy - 6:30pm -8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

To get great pictures, we will cover

compositional strategies and basic

lighting. These two topics will improve

your photographs tenfold, no matter what

camera you use. To make getting that

perfect shot easy, we will cover these tools

in your camera: lens focal length, exposure

compensation, bracketing, autofocus points,

and flash. You will be surprised how being

so advanced can be so easy!

Supplies: A $5 material fee will be collected

in class. Please bring your camera and

manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Fee: $39

Oceanside Campus, Room 4612

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Aperture and Shutter Speed - 6:30pm -8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

Even if you didn’t realize it, this is probably

why you bought your dSLR in the first

place! These concepts can be daunting to

understand on your own. But once you

master these aspects of photography, it’s

what’s going to separate your pictures from

the rest. We will also take a look at some of

the pictures you took after your first session

for constructive commentary. After this

workshop, you’ll be able to practice depth of

field and capture motion and time.

Supplies: A $5 material fee will be collected

in class. Please bring your camera and

manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Fee: $39

Oceanside Campus, Room 4612

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Getting Started with your DSLR - 6:30pm -8:30pm
1 Barnard Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
760.795.6820 [map]
Price: $39

In this workshop, you will learn how to set up

your camera to optimize the quality of your

photographs right off the bat. We will cover

the all-important topics of white balance

and ISO to be able to shoot under difficult

conditions. And of course, learn about all of

the little icons on your shooting dial. You’ll

be able to take pictures right away!

Supplies: A $5 material fee will be

collected in class. Please bring your camera

and manual to class.

Instructor: Terry Matsuoka

Oceanside Campus, Room 4612

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Nordstrom Escondido
Toms Style Your Sole - 12-4pm
270 E Via Rancho Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92025 [map]
Price: free

Myself and 5 other artists will be customizing Toms shoes at Nordstrom.  The customizing is free if you buy them that day at Nordstrom.

Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Jacobs Center
AMP Music Festival
San Diego, CA [map]

more details announced later

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

The Merrow
Pump Up: AMP Music Festival Teaser Event - 8pm
1271 University Ave
San Diego, California 92103 [map]
Price: $5

8pm Ivan Cheong, 9pm Kenny Eng, 945pm Isleside, 1030pm Terry Matsuoka.  21+

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Island Palms Hotel and Resort
private wedding
San Diego, CA [map]

I'm playing this one with Catherine as well!

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Terry Matsuoka live - 9-11pm
370 7th Ave (between K St & J St)
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 330-9509 [map]
Price: free

This place is really cool.  It's a small chill lounge near Petco Park.  They have a dress code where they suggest you dress like you're from the 50s or 60s- think Mad Men.  Come hang out and have a cocktail.

Friday, June 21st, 2013

private home
Private Wedding - 5pm
Alpine, California [map]

I'm playing with Catherine Nguyen!

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Artlab Studios
Buddha Bash Spaghetti Social - 6-11pm
3536 Adams ave
San Diego, CA 92116 [map]

Birthday celebration for Johnny Tran, David Delgado, Amber Khwaja and lots of other May birthdays( Phoenix, Justin, Patrick, lol i think there are probably over 20 birthdays or more)! The spaghetti social this time requests Asian noodles dishes, desserts, beverages and the like or a donation charity(Optimists International Foundation) and You could wear your best asian outfit. 

Live Music by
TERRY MATSUOKA

Beats from DJs
JOHNNY TRAN
RON RZO 

Artist Randy Crawford works will be showing in ArtLab

remember to be green as you can ...bring your own glass etc 

If you can let us know which dishes are vegetarian, so we can mark them as such, that would be appreciated.

And for those history buffs, Siddhartha Guatama's (the Buddha's) birthday is on May 17th this year.

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

NTC Park at Liberty Station
Asian Cultural Festival of San Diego - 2pm
Roosevelt Road and Cushing st
San Diego, CA 92106 [map]
Price: free

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Benefit Art Auction- Clark and Jordan Go To Bangledesh - 7-9pm
935 W. Ivy St.
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]
Price: free

I'll be playing from 8-9pm.  Fantastic singer-songwriter Evan Bethany will play from 7-8pm

Sunday, May 5th, 2013

The Ruby Room
Terry Matsuoka live acoustic - 8pm
1271 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92103 [map]

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Piazza Carmel Shopping Center
Earth Day Celebration with Terry Matsuoka live - 5-7pm
3810 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
760.630.6270 [map]
Price: free

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Tipsy Crow
Terry Matsuoka acoustic- Tap That Cask! - 8-10pm
770 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 338-9300 [map]
Price: free!

Right before Terry plays, they tap a brand new cask of craft beer.  They will also have the drink exchange going on.

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Anime Conji - 11:30am
500 Hotel Circle North
San Diego, CA 92108 [map]
Price: $25

I'll be playing for Anime and Manga fans.  I hope they will enjoy what I do.  

http://www.animeconji.org

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

John Landes Recreation Center
Casino Night Fundraiser - 6:30pm -8:30pm
2855 Cedar Rd
Oceanside, CA 92056
760-435-5545 [map]
Price: free

I'll be playing acoustically.  There will probably be a charge to buy in for the Casino playing and maybe a silent auction or something...  I don't know all of the details yet.  

This is to benefit Community Services at Mira Costa College.

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Nordstrom
Toms Style Your Sole - 1-4pm
300 Los Cerritos Center
Cerritos, CA 90703
(562) 924-0940 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be customizing Toms shoes with my paint and markers.  Check out some that I have done on the Art link above- Customized Shoes.

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Nordstrom Fashion Valley
Toms Style Your Sole - 1-4pm
Fashion Valley Mall 6997 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108 [map]
Price: free!

I'll be one of four artists customizing shoes at Nordstrom.  If you buy a pair of Toms at Nordstrom during this event, any of us artists will paint and/ or draw on your shoes!  Check Art- custom shoes on my website here for past designs that I have done.  

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

San Diego Tet Festival - 3pm
8575 New Salem st
San Diego, CA 92126 [map]
Price: free!

Terry will be playing with his looping pedal.  Catherine will also be joining him for a song!

Friday, January 18th, 2013

"Handmade" CD Release Party - 7pm
3343 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
(619) 282-0437 [map]
Price: $10

Terry Matsuoka and the Handsome Gents are playing to celebrate Terry's new album release "Handmade".  Openers- Catherine Nguyen and...

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Terry Matsuoka and the Voodoo Dolls - 7pm
1055 Fifth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101 [map]
Price: free

Terry Matsuoka on vocals and guitar, Chad Tuthill on bass and... It's part of Local Brews Local Grooves at the Voodoo Lounge at House of Blues.  It's brought to you by KPRI Listen Local SD.