SPEAKEASY! A Celebration of the 1920's
Sunday, February 16th, 2020
5 pm at Principle Gallery
125 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Lydia Chernicoff, violin
Pamela Hentges, violin
Daniel Urbanowicz, viola
Hilary Glen, cello
Amy Beach - Quartet for Strings (in one movement), Op. 89
William Bolcom - Three Rags for String Quartet
Erwin Schulhoff - Five Pieces for String Quartet
Join us for a celebration of the roaring 20’s: swinging ragtime, sultry folk songs, waltzes and tangos for guys and dames, and all that jazz! From a decade bursting with artistic creativity in Charleston and around the world, you’ll hear string quartets by Amy Beach, William Bolcom, and Erwin Schulhoff, as well as tunes by Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington, and George Gershwin.
Come as you are, or get out your top hats, feathers and pearls. We’re puttin’ on the Ritz!
Stay on after the concert for a glass of something cold, a snack, and a chat with the musicians.