The Roaring Twenties, 1920-1930

Presented by Music@Menlo


Music@Menlo's sixth program in its "Incredible Decades" summer festival brings to life the music of the iconic 1920s during a time of cultural expansion and the Jazz Age. Featuring music from Gerswin, Bartók, and Ravel, the audience is sure to feel transported back to these years of lively rhythms.

City: Atherton
Price Range:
$15 to $74

Program Items

Prokofiev Five Melodies for Violin and Piano, op. 35bis (1925)
Maurice Ravel Sonata for Violin and Cello (1920–1922)
Béla Bartók String Quartet no. 3 (1927)
George Gershwin Lullaby for String Quartet (ca. 1919–1920)
Erich Wolfgang Korngold Piano Quintet in E Major, op. 15 (1921)


Gloria Chien, Stephen Prutsman pianos
Chad Hoopes, Kristin Lee, Arnaud Sussmann, Erik Schumann, Ken Schumann violins
Richard O’Neill, Liisa Randalu violas
David Requiro, Keith Robinson, Mark Schumann cellos
Schumann Quartet

The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton

The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton

555 Middlefield Road
Atherton, CA 94027
United States