Cage the Elephant

Two-time Grammy Award winners Cage the Elephant played a series of shows in the Bay Area, debuting string quartet parts to their music in 2017. Performances included the Bridge School Benefit, Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation at the Masonic in 2018, and a tour of Northern California.

Violins: Gina Corso, Alvin Chen, Kashi Elliott

Viola: Hilary Lewis

Cello: Charly Akert




This project was an immersive ballet experience incorporating original choreography, string quartet and band. The storyline was based on Mad Max Fury Road.

String quartet: Kristina Dutton, Hilary Lewis, Mia Bella D’Augelli, Crystal Pastucci

Choreography: Dani Rowe
Music: Yassou and Kristina Dutton

CandyBomber production by Kate Duhamel.

Wildflowers, available on spotify

San Francisco Classical Voice article

KPIX Coverage