SQUID INC QUARTET: matinee concert

Please join us on Sunday, March 16th at 3pm for a special matinee concert by Squid Inc!

Squid-347 (2)Squid Inc is made up of some of the Bay Area’s fiercest string players and will open your ears as the world of popular music dances with classical tradition. All members of Squid are highly trained, professional string players who have a love not only for classical music but modern rock, alternative, and jazz as well. Using the versatility provided by the violin, viola, and cello, Squid creates its own original works as well as creative, unusual arrangements of alternative and rock music, advocating for classical instruments and classical music in the process. Formed in 2010, Squid Inc is rapidly reaching new audiences through engaging and energetic performances at children’s outreach concerts , symphony halls, art houses and creative performance spaces in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Squid Inc: uniting musics with a compelling brew of back beat rhythm, multicultural groove, and modern classical

SI members have played and recorded with Death Cab for Cutie, Bjork, Peter Gabriel, Rosin Coven, Jazz Mafia, Third Eye Blind, Amy X. Neuberg, Nice Guy Trio, Donna Summers, the Musical Art Quintet, Real Vocal String Quartet, the Magik*Magik Orchestra, Transiberian Orchestra and dozens more.

Squid-462-EditClassical ventures of the members of Squid Inc include the San Francisco Symphony, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New World Symphony, Berlin Philharmonic, San Francisco Ballet, New Century Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Oper, New York City Opera, San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, Either/Or Ensemble, Kalias String Quartet, Pittsburg Symphony, SF Contemporary Players, Empyrean Ensemble, The Knights, Classical Revolution, Oakland East Bay Symphony, Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, and the Marin Symphony.

Featuring: Hrabba Atladottir (violin), Jory Fankuchen (violin), Darcy Rindt (viola), Beth Vandervennet (cello)

SQUID INC QUARTET: matinee concert
Sunday March 16th 2014, 2:30 pm doors, 3 pm music.
The Emerald Tablet, 80 Fresno St, San Francisco, CA 94133 (map)
$15 suggested donation, sliding scale. Door donations go to the musicians!
Nobody turned away for lack of funds.
Delicious complimentary snacks. Drinks by donation.

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