Akropolis Reed Quintet with BodyVox Dance: NINETEEN•TWENTY

Monday @ 7:30 pm

Portland, OR

Chamber Music Northwest

Gig Details

Admission:
$20-$41

Venue Details

Address
BodyVox Dance Center 1201 NW 17th Avenue
Portland, OR 97209

This event is currently being rescheduled from the spring of 2020. Dates and times subject to change. This collaboration will occur in the spring of 2022, and the dates/times currently reflected here on Akropolis’ calendar are only placeholders.  

The Akropolis Reed Quintet – hailed for their “imagination, infallible musicality, and huge vitality” by Fanfare Magazine – and Portland’s own BodyVox contemporary dance company team up again for NINETEEN•TWENTY, a celebration of the music and dance of the roaring ‘20s. NINETEEN•TWENTY will be the sixth collaboration between Chamber Music Northwest and BodyVox combining Chamber Music Northwest’s world-class music and BodyVox’s unique athleticism, humor, and rich imagery. Co-presented with BodyVox.

Originally occurring March 26 – April 4, 2020, these performances have been rescheduled to the dates below due to Covid-19. If you have tickets, they have automatically been exchanged for the same seats on the same night in the run. New tickets will be sent two weeks prior to your concert. Please contact our CMNW’s Box Office at 503-294-6400 or tickets@cmnw.org with questions or for exchanges, ticket donations, and refunds.

Thursday, 12/10 • 7:30 pm
Friday, 12/11 • 7:30 pm
Saturday, 12/12 • 2:00 pm
Saturday, 12/12 • 7:30 pm
Sunday, 12/13 • 4:00 pm
Thursday, 12/17 • 7:30 pm
Friday, 12/18 • 7:30 pm
Saturday, 12/19 • 2:00 pm
Saturday, 12/19 • 7:30 pm

Program

SHOSTAKOVICH Jazz Suite No. 1 (1939), “Waltz,” “Foxtrot”
GERSHWIN 3 Preludes (1926)
ELLINGTON “East St. Louis Toodle-Oo” (1927)
MARC MELLITS “Splinter” (2014)
POULENC “Les Biches” (1926)
BERLIN “Blue Skies” (1926)
JOPLIN “Solace” (1909)
ELLINGTON “The Neo-Hip-Hot Cool Kiddies Community” (1970)
SATIE “Trois Gymnopédies,” “Lent et douloureux”
SATIE “Trois Gnossienes,” “Gnossienne No. 1”
SATIE “Je Te Veux”
RAVEL “Le Tombeau de Couperin,” “Prélude”