ST. CHARLES – “Songs of the Roaring Twenties” will feature vocalist Cynthia Gruel and pianist Matt Gruel at 2 p.m. Jan. 26 at the St. Charles Public Library.

The duo will perform their favorite tunes from the Gatsby era, a news release stated. They have been performing together for nearly 20 years.

Cynthia Gruel is an actor, singer, dancer and spokesperson. On stage, her work includes productions with Paramount Theatre, Chicago Folks Operetta, Light Opera Works, Theater at the Center, Steel Beam Theatre, Drury Lane Evergreen Park, Music on Stage, and Northbrook Musical Theatre for Young Audiences.

Matt Gruel is a professional composer, director and music director. He directed the musical “The Spitfire Grill” at Steel Beam Theatre in St. Charles and played piano at Tommy Guns Garage Dinner Theatre and aboard the Spirit of Chicago Cruise Lines.

The concert is free in the library’s Carnegie Community Room at 1 S. Sixth Ave. For information, visit or call 630-584-0076.