Pull-String Duo

Past Dates

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Dust Bowl Mix - 2pm
400 West First Street
Chico, CA 95929-0805
USA
5308984848 [map]
Price: FREE

Pull-String Duo will premiere Dust Bowl Mix, a new work composed by David Dvorin for acoustic guitar, banjo, violin and electronics. Inspired by and created from the historic Library of Congress audio recordings which document the personal lives of Dust Bowl migrants in California, the piece explores themes of hope, work, family, and disillusionment drawing upon the aesthetic and music of the “dirty thirties”.

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

mSquared Music at the Museum - 4:30pm
141 Salem Street
Chico, CA [map]
Price: $10 suggested donation

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

Pull-String @ Maybeck Studio! - 3:00pm
1537 Euclid Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94708 [map]
Price: $20 General Admission/$10 Students

Pull-String Duo will perform original chamber-jazz compositions from their new release on Arabesque Recordings, "Left Open".


Seating is limited. Get your required online reservation here.

Sunday, March 6th, 2016

mSquared Music at the Museum - 4:30pm
141 Salem Street
Chico, CA 95926 [map]
Price: $10 suggested donation

Kicking off our spring concert series, ensemble-­in­-residence Pull­-String Duo will present an intimate evening of original acoustic chamber­jazz.

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Chico State New Music Symposium 2016 - 7:30pm
400 West First Street
Chico, CA 95929-0805 [map]
Price: FREE

 

An intimate evening of acoustic chamber-jazz, opening up with the entrancing violin/guitar duets of Pull-String followed closely by the rich, round brass tones of The Westerlies (http://www.westerliesmusic.com). Both groups will present original compositions combining inspired improvisation with intricate instrumental arrangements.

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Pull-String live on KZFR - 3PM
Chico, CA [map]

Pull-String perform live on Steve Scarborough's excellent It's Just Jazz program.

Sunday, December 6th, 2015

mSquared Music at the Museum - 4:30pm
141 Salem Street
Chico, CA 95928 [map]
Price: $15
This concert will raise funds to bring in notable musicians, both locally and from outside the region, to perform acoustically at the Chico Museum. Light refreshments will be served 

Seating is limited. Make your reservation by November 30, 2015, by visiting the Chico Museum or
by calling the museum at 530-891-4336.

The first 10 people to RSVP will get a free
autographed copy of Pull-String Duo's album, Left Open.

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

Pull-String w/ Tumble - 7:30pm
151 Mill Street
Grass Valley, CA [map]

Debuting a bunch of new material, Pull-String Duo is joined by Grass Valley's Tumble trio (mbira, sax, guitar).

Friday, May 29th, 2015

Pull-String @ 1078 w/ Tumble - 7:30pm
738 W. 5th St.
Chico, CA 95928
530-343-1973 [map]
Price: $10/$5 students and seniors

Debuting a bunch of new material, Pull-String Duo is joined by Grass Valley's Tumble trio (mbira, sax, guitar).

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Private residence
STOP (Stop Trafficking of Persons) Fundraising Concert - 6:30pm
Price: Adults: $18, Students: $16, Children & Seniors: $14

Come support human trafficking awareness as S.T.O.P! (Stop Trafficking Of Persons) presents a Live Music Fundraising Concert! Dessert will be provided!

Opening Acts:

Hugh Hammond (singer/songwriter)
http://www.hughhammondmusic.com/home

The Upstairs Neighbours (jazz/pop group)
http://www.theupstairsneighbours.com/ 

Carlos Rivera (classical guitarist)

You can purchase tickets by emailing: ChicoSTOPhumantrafficking@gmail.com

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Pull-String Duo w/ The Westerlies @ 1078 - 7:30PM Doors / 8:00pm Show
738 W. 5th St.
Chico, CA 95928
530-343-1973 [map]
Price: $5

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Pull-String plays The Golem! - 7:30pm
Performing Arts Center, CSU Chico
Chico, CA
530-898-4848 [map]
Price: Free!

Pull-String premieres a live musical score by David Dvorin to the 1920 masterpiece of silent cinema, The Golem. Part of the 2014 Chico State New Music Symposium.

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Pull-String w/ Karamo Susso! - 7:30pm
265 Humboldt Ave
Chico, CA 95928
530-566-9476 [map]
Price: $8

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Cafe Flo
Pull-String @ Cafe Flo - 7:30pm
365 E 6th St
Chico, CA 95928
530-892-0356 [map]
Price: $5

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

MONCA Museum Pop Up Space
Pull-String @ MONCA Museum Benefit - 6:30pm-8:00pm
Chico, CA [map]