The Quintet of the Americas will be on tour and will present two concerts in Oregon and California on January 19 and 21.

January 19 – 7:30 PM at the Craterian Ginger Rogers Theatre, 23 South Central Avenue Medford, Oregon

January 21 – 2:30Pm at Los Gatos High School, 20 High School Court in Los Gatos, California.

Repertoire for these performances will include Bernstein’s Overture to Candide, Samuel Barber’s Summer Music, Colombian Dances from the Quintet’s collection of traditional South American dances, Villa Lobos’ Quinteto em Forma de Chôros, Gershwin’s “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess, James Cohn’s Mozart Fantasy and his arrangements of Arkansas Reel and Carolina Shout, as well as music by William Grant Still, Dr. Louis W. Ballard, the Quintet’s own Matt Sullivan, William Mayer, Charlie Parker (arr. Edmund Cionek) and Louis Moreau Gottschalk.

For tickets and information about the January 19 concert, visit http://www.craterian.org/, or contact the Craterian Theatre at 541-779-3000.

For tickets and information about the January 21 concert, contact Ray Aylsworth at 408-395-4283 or raylsworth@aol.com.

Visit the Quintet’s website at http://www.quintet.org.

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