Welcome to Sandii Castleberry Live Music Company. Sandii is a talented, diverse musician from Idyllwild and La Quinta, California who really is a human jukebox! She can play and sing blues to bluegrass, jazz standards to rockabilly, traditional folk to county, and children's music to holiday tunes. She is also a singer songwriter, a teacher, and a 17-year roster artist for Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Southern California. Sandii performs as a solo act, duo, trio and band. Her instruments include voice, guitar, harmonica, mandolin, and dulcimer. She travels throughout California performing concerts, festivals, restaurants, wineries, schools, libraries, as well as conducting music classes and workshops for young people (Sandii has a Masters degree in Holistic and Integrative Education.)
Here's a shortlist of some past (and some present) performances:
- BluEmber Restaurant, Rancho Las Palmas Hotel Rancho Mirage
- Mission Inn Hotel wine bar, Riverside
- Special events at the following desert country clubs: Big Horn, Thunderbird, Chaparrel, The Reserve, Ironwood, Indian Wells, etc.
- Stagecoach Music Festival, Coachella Valley (4 years)
- Huck Finn Jubilee, Temecula Bluegrass Festival (5 years)
- Laguna Beach Art Festivals: Sawdust & Art-a-Fair (currently in my 15th year)
- Concerts in the Park Dana Point, Idyllwild, Laguna Niguel, Moreno Valley, Irvine, Laguna Hills, Monrovia, Walnut, Diamond Bar, Brea, Palm Desert, Yorba Linda.
- Cafe Aroma, IdyllAwhile Wine Shoppe, Creek House Restaurants, Idyllwild.
- Idyllwild Jazz Festival (MC for 4 years, & band played at special evening event).
- Cambria Pines Lodge, The Oaks Hotel, Central Coast and wine country.
- Wineries: Tesoro, Baily, Graveyard, Vina Robles, Robert Hall, Peachy Canyon, Sculptera, Laetitia, Powell Mountain Cellars.
- Taste of Orange County, Taste of Los Angeles
Sandii is now a proud member of the Coachella Valley "Wedding Warriors," a group of professional vendors who specialize in weddings and special events.
You can download her music online, or hire her to play at your next event.
Explore the options. Visit the music page for adults, music for kids performance schedule, or download an electronic press kit. The menu is at the top of this page.