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Acoustic Sunsets at La Costanera

Oct 16, 2013 →6:00 pm @ La Costanera I’m happy to announce I’ll be returning to one of the Bay Area’s most gorgeous sunset locations- La Costanera Peruvian Restaurant and Lounge- located on Montara State Beach. I’ll be performing every

  • “From Ear To There” Review

    Published in the Pacifica Tribune (San Jose Mercury News) by Jean Bartlett (Music Reviewer). Recorded in Nashville, TN, mixed and mastered in Moss Beach, CA, San Mateo County coastal resident, performing artist and composer Mark Kostrzewa has written an acoustic

  • 2013 Pacifica Fog Fest

    September 28 – 29 . 10am – 6pm The Pacific Coast Fog Fest is a celebration of sun, sand and surf that defines life on the coast and celebrates our marvelous coastal climate. The Pacific Coast Fog Fest each year

  • Meeting of Acoustic Minds

    July 13, 2013  3:30pm  .  Old Princeton Landing . $10/advance, $12/door  .  All ages, kids under 12 free . Along with Mark Kostrzewa, Meeting of Acoustic Minds will feature Matthew Montfort, leader of the world beat group Ancient Future, and

  • Half Moon Bay Review

    Here’s the story for guitarist and Montara resident Mark Kostrzewa: “Local boy makes good by playing with some of the heavyweights in the acoustic guitar world,” he said. He has every right to be chortling with glee, as the organizer

  • Half Moon Bay Review

    Mark Kostrzewa of Montara is proud to announce his second CD. “From Ear to There” presents 14 original, “aggressive acoustic guitar” compositions, one with Pacifica vocalist Nomi Harper. Recorded in Nashville, it was mixed and mastered by Jim Rogers at

  • Pacifica Tribune article on “From Ear To There” by Jean Bartlett

    In 2009, Coastsider, composer and fingerstyle guitarist Mark Kostrzewa released his first CD “55 miles.” Falling like an easy, “world” breeze on the ears, the composer’s “55 miles” of guitar stories take the listener on a Coastside drive from Pacifica