For Immediate Release:
January 10th, 2014
Vancouver, BC - The 2nd Annual String Fling Concert is set to take place on Thursday, February 6th at The Rio Theatre (1660 East Broadway) in Vancouver. The event is presented by the Four on The Floor String Quartet and will feature performances by Four on The Floor with specials guests: Ryan Guldemond (Mother Mother), Jay Malinowski (Bedouin Soundclash), Steve Bays and Parker Bosley (Fur Trade, Hot Hot Heat), Brandon Scott (Yukon Blonde), Laura Smith (Rococode) and Tonye Aganaba. Tickets are $20 in advance and are on sale now. Full details are listed below.
Four on the Floor is a Vancouver-based string quartet established to collaborate with musicians/bands in recording and live performance. The quartet currently has 7 rotating members. The line-up for the String Fling Concert on February 6th will be: Michelle Faehrmann (cello), Elliot Vaughn (viola), Stephanie Chatman (violin) and Emily Bach (violin) with Hannah Epperson (violin) performing on a few select songs. The first String Fling Concert took place on December 13, 2012 at The Rio and was a huge success with performances from: Shaun Verrault (Wide Mouth Mason), Dominique Fricot, Data Romance, The Gay Nineties and Ali Milner.
About Four on The Floor:
Four on the Floor is a string quartet whose focus is on collaborating with bands in recording and live performances. The quartet is unique from your typical string quartet: the members don't rely on charts to perform. They are known for improvising, writing parts on the spot or learning parts by ear. Currently, there are seven rotating members; Michelle Faehrmann (cello), Hannah Epperson (violin), Michael Fraser (violin), Elliot Vaughan (viola), Stephanie Chatman (violin), Emily Bach (violin) and Tony Kastelic (viola).