The Pocahontas County Opera House presents a two-part concert on Friday, November 15, with genre-defying cellist and songwriter Ben Sollee and the multi-instrumentalist duo of Daniel Joseph Dorff and Ronnie Kuller.
Dorff and Kuller came together to record “The Quiltbox Sessions” in Louisville, Kentucky in 2012. “The Quiltbox Sessions” is a collection of vignettes composed by Kuller and Dorff, as well as themes from Bach, Mozart and Prokofiev re-imagined through the lens of folk tradition. The project had its beginnings as a forum to sketch ideas for the Chicago-based writing collective and theatrical marching band Mucca Pazza, of which both Kuller and Dorff are members. The joint effort soon developed a life of its own. [read more...]