Introducing The Point Richmond Jazz String Quartet
Point Richmond Jazz
Point Richmond, CA
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Feb 24, 2017 7:30 PM



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General $18.00 ($19.62 w/service fee)
Online price - $18. (Tickets WILL BE available at the door for $25)  
 
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Introducing The Point Richmond Jazz String Quartet
The NEW PR Jazz String Quartet is comprised of 4 of the finest and most innovative string players on the scene today:
Topping the list is Turtle Island Quartet's founding and longest serving cellist, Mark Summer. Matt Szemela and Steve Huber are on violins. Matthew has collaborated with tap dancer, Savion Glover on his production Classical Savion, appeared with artists like Sting, Dave Stewart (Eurythmics), and Cassandra Wilson. He is currently a member of Quartet San Francisco. Emily Onderdonk, viola, is the leader and lead arranger for the group, and was a founding member of Quartet San Francisco..

This premiere performance by PR Jazz's own string quartet will be FULL of FUNK & surprises! Don't miss itThe NEW PR Jazz String Quartet is comprised of 4 of the finest and most innovative string players on the scene today:
Topping the list is Turtle Island Quartet's founding and longest serving cellist, Mark Summer. Mark performed at SF Jazz this fall with all-star jazz pianist, Kenny Barron. Other credits include work with Paquito D'Rivera and many others Matt Szemela and Steve Huber are on violins. Matthew has collaborated with tap dancer, Savion Glover on his production 'Classical Savion,' appeared with artists like Sting, Dave Stewart (Eurythmics), and Cassandra Wilson. He is recently stepped down as a member of Quartet San Francisco. Emily Onderdonk, viola, is the leader and lead arranger for the group, and was a founding member of Quartet San Francisco.

These musicians can play AND swing, so this premiere performance by PR Jazz's own string quartet will be FULL of FUNK & surprises! Don't miss it!

Listen to Emily Onderdonk's arrangement of the Tower of Power's "Don't Change Horses (in he middle of the stream)  HERE!

Listen to the PR Jazz Quartet play an amazing recording of Duke Ellington's "Perdido," HERE - also arranged for strings by Emily Onderdonk.

you will want to hear more... so get those tickets NOW!

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Point Richmond Jazz (View)
201 Martina St.
Point Richmond, CA 94801
United States


Categories

Music > All Ages
Music > Classical
Music > Jazz
Music > Pop & Top 40
Music > World

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

Contact

Owner: Point Richmond Jazz
On BPT Since: Apr 27, 2013
 
Kit Eakle
415-419-7090
kit@prjazz.org
http://prjazz.org
 

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