is small ensemble music, with one player to a part,
so each instrument stands alone and blends with others, and no sound
goes unnoticed. Live performance involves the listener in the joy, intimacy,
and interplay of the musicians with the music. Join us!
"Birth of the Cool" In addition to classics by Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, John Carisi and others, the quartet will premiere a brand new work by co-founder and violinist David Balakrishnan. Called "Rebirth of the Holy Fool," this work takes cool jazz as a starting point but borrows extensively from bluegrass, classical, jazz and Indian music - a work typical of the Turtle Island Quartet’s style, yet still utterly surprising and unexpected. More info...
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Faye Spanos Concert Hall
UOP Conservatory of Music (Directions)