“It’s like I never heard music before.”

“I didn’t know music could be like that.”

"Arguably one of the best concerts I've ever seen."

"Sometimes you come out of an event knowing that you will never experience anything even remotely similar."


Modesto Unplugged cultivates an intimate listening concert environment, bringing the freshest voices in acoustic music together with the most attentive and appreciative audiences. Quality original songwriting, unique styles and instrumentation from around the globe, and an up-close and interactive listening experience combine to create musical magic hard to find in the Central Valley.


Presenting music at two major venues:

The Dragonfly Art For Life, 1210 J St.
$10 for music only
$15 for music + rock painting
$35 for music + canvas painting
Moon & Sixpence Music And Art House
500 9th St. between E & F
(next to El Sol restaurant and Stonehenge)

Late spring/summer TBA


One of the teenage stars of 'Broadway Dreams' at the Gallo Center this year, Jacob has appeared in numerous musical theatre pieces around the area including Legally Blonde the Musical, Annie, Newsies, and Babes In Toyland.


Friday May 29, 7:30 PM



Our listening concerts are cash-only at the door, but seat reservations can be made at modestounplugged@yahoo.com or by calling 209-543-5306. Kids 12 and younger get in free. Doors open thirty minutes prior to showtime.

Late spring/summer TBA



A cover artist and aspiring original writer, 22 years young with a love of bluegrass and Americana-inspired music, who also spent twelve years with school choirs including the Ceres Honor Choir. 

A rising senior at Sierra High who has performed in Opera Modesto’s Summer Institute and made many local appearances in the recent shows such as the
Broadway Dreams intensive, Oklahoma, The Little Mermaid, and Oliver! The Musical.

Last year's winner of the Paul Tischer Classical Music Scholarship at The Valley Talent Project, and a former Miss San Joaquin County.


Saturday May 9, 3 PM



Late spring/summer TBA


Lead singer of Valley Talent Project-winning youth rock band ESOTERIC, as well as a solo acoustic singer-songwriter.