This groupmuse happened on Sunday, August 19, at 7:00 PM EDT.

This is an in-person Groupmuse Concert

A live in-person performance in a living room or private space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

A different kind of string duo in Shaw
In-person Concert

A different kind of string duo in Shaw

Shaw, Washington DC

Sun, August 19, 2018 7:00 PM, EDT

15 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
ADA access
Not accessible
Kid-friendly event

For basement Groupmuse #13, we're changing it up - the space is no stranger to violins and cellos, but this time, it's pluckier than usual. The Right Reasons, a mandolin & guitar duo (Joel Michael-Schwartz and Todd Shelar respectively) adapts myriad musical traditions from around the world into their own wholly unique musical experience, and I'm thrilled to share their music with you soon!


Duo Dyad Mandolin and guitar

1) Recuerdos de la Alhambra-Tarrega (arr. B. Baldassari)
2) Moldavanka-Traditional Romanian
3) Valses Poeticas no. 1 and 2-Enrique Granadas
4) Untitled Reel, Swinging on the Gate (Celtic set)-Traditional Irish (arr. John Dowdall and Jan Boland)
5) Etude Melodiques no. 1-Carlo Munier (arr. Joel Michael-Schwartz)
6) Allegro from Fantasia no. 1, Dozzina 1-G.P. Telemann
7) Libertango-Astor Piazzolla (arr. Klaus Jackle and Joel Michael-Schwartz)
8) Valse Romantique-Carlo Munier
9) Zorongo-Allan Alexander
10) Oblivion-Astor Piazzolla
11) All of Me-Marks/Simmons (arr. Joel Michael-Schwartz)


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Joel Michael-Schwartz, over 4 years ago

Thanks to everyone who attended, and to William for hosting! Todd and I had a blast playing for you.


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