Iona Pay – Concert Hour
May 16, 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDTFree
LIVE at the Howard Brubeck Theatre! Back on Stage and In Person!
Palomar Performing Arts Proudly Presents
Every Thursday at 1pm
Join us every Thursday at the Howard Brubeck Theatre on the San Marcos Campus for a FREE LIVE Concert Hour Performance at the Howard Brubeck Theatre on the Palomar College Campus, San Marcos. Palomar Performing Arts is excited to open its doors to our students, staff and community members for our Free Concert Hour Series in person every Thursday at 1pm LIVE on the Howard Brubeck Theatre Stage.
Concert Hour is a FREE music enrichment series presented for our students and the community by the Palomar College Performing Arts Department.
Parking is Free in lots 1 & 15 during Concert Hour.
Iona Pay is a freelance French hornist performing across SoCal with the American Youth Symphony,
the Santa Monica Symphony, the Southern California Brass Consortium, the New West Symphony, the
Coronado Philharmonic, and other ensembles. She also performs in opera and musical pits, chamber
ensembles and studio sessions in Los Angeles and San Diego.
Passionate about brass chamber music, Iona has attended the American Brass Quintet Seminar at the Aspen
Music Festival, and the National Brass Ensemble Academy at SFCM. She recently co-founded the Los
Angeles Brass Alliance, an ensemble for early-career brass musicians, and looks forward to commissioning
new works and bringing engaging performances to the public with the ensemble.
Iona received her bachelor’s in Horn Performance from the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, and
simultaneously earned her bachelor’s in Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics. She has also
been invited to study at Domaine Forget De Charlevoix International Music Festival, Eastern Music Festival,
and to perform with The Orchestra Now.
Iona is currently pursuing an on-the-ground education in arts entrepreneurship and performance from
freelancing in Los Angeles, and studies with Associate Principal of the New York Philharmonic, Richard