Vermont Symphony Orchestra Jukebox Quartet

Programs by the Vermont Symphony Orchestra’s Jukebox Quartet allow four outstanding members of the Orchestra a chance to strut their stuff with an eclectic mix of contemporary and classical repertoire presented in an informal format.

For our March 2022 concerts, we’re shaking things up and swapping two string players with two percussionists for a new, whirlwind take on Jukebox. Violinist Brooke Quiggins and cellist John Dunlop are joined by percussionists D. Thomas Toner and Nicola Cannizzaro for a singular musical experience, curated by VSO Artistic Advisor and Project Conductor Matt LaRocca. Our Jukebox musicians dive into works by traditional and cutting-edge composers and are joined in this concert by a youth string quartet from St. Johnsbury Academy: Hale Boyden, Aurora Gilbert, Aniella Thompson, Maaike Dam (violin) and Greer Kennedy, Mary Fowler (viola).



Opening from Glassworks by Philip Glass, arr. LaRocca

Hammers by Andy Akiho

Boris Kerner by Caroline Shaw

Bawa (traditional) arr. Sowah Mensah

Duo for Violin and Cello, Mvmt. III by Jessie Montgomery

Head To Toe by Molly Joyce

Slide Rule by Jeanne Woodbury and Josh Gottry

Closing from Glassworks by Philip Glass, arr. LaRocca

Finale with Jukebox Quartet and youth string musicians:

Fonte Abandanoda/Passa Tempo by Irene Sazer, arr. LaRocca


COVID-19: Audiences must provide photo ID and proof of a COVID-19 vaccination. Children who are ineligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination will be allowed to attend the event while fully masked. Masks are required for all audience for the duration of the event.


Tickets can be purchased here.




Event Details

  • Date: Saturday March 12
  • Time: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Venue: Stuart Black Box Theater
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