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| May 9, 2013 | Parties

The Party An international crowd gathered to honor the 2013 recipients of the prestigious Kyoto Prize. The Scene Colorful silks of Indian saris and Japanese kimonos rippled through a sea of black ties in the Hilton San Diego Bayfront’s ballroom. S.D. Opera Director Ian Campbell, the evening’s emcee, announced the laureates, who hail from Japan, India and the U.S. Following a formal dinner, six Tijuana and North County students were awarded $10,000 scholarships. The Highlight Partygoers toasted the future of jazz with performances on piano and guitar by two young local musicians backed up by Fullerton College’s vocal ensemble, J Train. Photography by Vincent Andrunas


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