Turtle Island Quartet in concert

  The spring season of the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival will conclude with a performance by The Turtle Island Quartet on Sunday, April 23 at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Since its inception in 1985, the Turtle Island Quartet has been a singular force in the creation of bold new trends in chamber music for strings. Winner of the 2006 and 2008 Grammy Awards for Best Classical Crossover Album, Turtle Island fuses the classical quartet genre with folk, bluegrass, swing, be-bop, funk, R&B, new age, rock, hip-hop, as well as music from Latin America and India.  For tickets and other festival information please visit www.aicmf.com,