Kittel & Company O’Mericana music Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 7:30PM The Monarch   “[Kittel & Co.] takes the string band tradition to marvelously rarefied levels of collective virtuosity…. thrillingly spontaneous” -Times UK. Led by acclaimed violinist Jeremy Kittle, Kittel & Co. inhabits the space between classical and acoustic roots, Celtic and bluegrass aesthetics, and folk and jazz sensibilities.

Portland Cello Project Friday, October 7, 2022 at 7:30PM Peery’s Egyptian Theater   With over 1,000 pieces under their bows, this genre-bending string collective can bounce from Bach to Beck without missing a beat. Since 2006, the “cello-wielding maniacs” of Portland Cello Project have been bringing the cello to unusual places – from punk rock clubs to symphony halls to street parties