Praised for their “authentic, soulful, and orchestral sound,“ The String Queens (TSQ) are a dynamic trio that inspires audiences to love, hope, feel, and imagine through stirring musical experiences. With an array of repertoire spanning from the Baroque Era to the Jazz Age to today’s Billboard Hot 100 Chart, TSQ performs versatile programs that transport audiences through time and a multitude of musical genres. Based in Washington, D.C., TSQ members have been featured in famed performance venues across four continents including: Carnegie Hall, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, The Howard Theatre, Royal Festival Hall, Radio City Music Hall, Shanghai Grand Theatre, The Moscow Conservatory, and Blues Alley. They have collaborated with artists throughout the music industry, including Aloe Blacc, Ledisi, Solange, Leslie Odom Jr., Janelle Monae, Jennifer Hudson, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, Common, Andra Day, and the late Aretha Franklin. For their #ConcertsForKids performance, The String Queens take us on a musical journey featuring Pachelbel’s Canon, spirituals “Wade in the Water“ and “We Shall Overcome,“ Earth, Wind & Fire’s “September,“ and more.
For family audiences, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is teaming up with a remarkable group of artists who will bring world-class performances and diverse musical perspectives straight from their homes to yours. We’re excited to share these short performances recorded by the artists themselves with your family at home.