Energetic & Inspiring Musical Experience

This dynamic troupe of violinists combine jazz, Celtic, country and every style in between. 

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If you are interested in having Revolution Strings come and perform at your event, please read the Terms of Agreement and click the button below to fill out our booking form.

Some of the best student fiddle performers you’ll ever witness, with achieved recognition both nationally and internationally!

Stan Lambert

Texas House of Representatives for the 71st District

“Find the Good. It’s All Around You.” The Story of Jesse Owens.

Join Revolution Strings and Abilene ISD Orchestras in their annual String Fever performance!

String Fever will take place at the Abilene Convention Center the evening of May 21, 2019. There will be two concerts at 6pm and 8pm. Our first concert will feature our beginning middle school groups and the second our advanced middle school groups. Both concerts will have performances by our high school ensembles as well Revolution Strings!

Admission is free!

 

Revolution Strings “Homegrown”

This album is available now on both iTunes and Amazon Music.

Featuring seven numbers recorded at Ranchland Studios in Cisco:

  1. “San Antonio Rose”
  2. “Elina’s Waltz”
  3. “Front Porch Jam”
  4. “Short Trip Home”
  5. “Jessie Polka”
  6. “Big Sam Thompson”
  7. “Faded Love”

Support Revolution Strings, buy “Homegrown” today!
Proceeds will help the group raise needed funds for future projects. 

What Is Revolution Strings

Revolution, directed by Darcy Radcliffe and Fred Grigg, is an ensemble of 6 violinists, 4 cellist, 3 violists, a bass player, a guitar player, and one drummer between the ages of 14-18. Their performances highlight the talent and musicianship of the finest string players from the Abilene High and Cooper High School Orchestra programs; Abilene, Texas.
 

Featured on:
  • National Public Radio’s acclaimed show “From the Top,”
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • American String Teachers Association
  • National Association of School Boards
  • Endorsed by the music company D’Addario
  • Accompanied renowned musicians such as Mark O’Connor, Asleep at the Wheel, Riders In The Sky, and Gary Morris
  • Toured China as part of the League of Astonishing Strings.

Our Music

Revolution mixes warm country fiddle with the energy of Celtic reels for a lively and inspiring musical performance experience.  Upheld by a strong classical music background, this vibrant approach to music making has appealed to audiences of all ages.

Stay In Touch

Cooper Office:
3639 Sayles Blvd | Abilene, TX 79605
325-691-1000 ext 2284
darcy.radcliffe@abileneisd.org