Hurricane String Quartet

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Guinness, Bailey’s, and the Hurricane Saxophone Quartet – Sunday, March 17

Barrington's White HouseCommunity Events, Cultural Events

Join us on Sunday, March 17, 3:00pm-4:00pm, for The Hurricane Saxophone Quartet featuring Jan Baker and Frederick Hemke along with a St. Patrick’s Day reception featuring your favorite Irish classics, Guinness and Bailey’s Irish Cream.  Tickets available here. 

Soloist Jan Baker of the Hurricane String Quartet

Featuring soloist Jan Baker, D. Mus., Lyric Opera with special honored guest attendee Fredrick L. Hemke, American virtuoso classical saxophonist and Eckstein Professor Emeritus of Music at Northwestern University. As one of the country’s premiere professional saxophone ensembles, the Hurricane Quartet crosses stylistic boundaries, playing classical, jazz and contemporary.

These four women combine their considerable talents. The group’s performance credits include classical recitals, community and cultural festivals, radio, TV and even its hometown Chicago Bulls games!

General Admission is $30, Student Admission is $20, and 8th grade students and under are free. Be blown away by these talented female musicians!


Enjoy this video of the Hurricane Saxophone Quartet!

Barrington’s White House is a unique, historic venue located in the heart of downtown Barrington at 145 West Main Street. This meticulously restored 1898 mansion hosts cultural and community events, and is also available for rental for weddings, corporate meetings, non-profit fundraisers and family celebrations. Visit the web site or call 224-512-4292 for your private tour.