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Pure Pleasure: The Enigma Quartet at The Rocks Pop-up, 4 June 2012 (@EnigmaQuartet)

The overwhelming feeling, at the end of last night’s concert by the Enigma Quartet, was one of pure pleasure. Some blog readers may recall that this correspondent has been critical, in the past, of some groups selected by Musica Viva … Continue reading

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Intimacy. Inspiration. Closed Doors. Flinders Quartet 2012 Season Promises Much

The Flinders Quartet season for 2012 suggests they are a brave ensemble. Not because the season includes four great works of the genre in Beethoven’s Op. 135, Schubert’s “Death and the Maiden”, Jancek’s “Intimate Letters” and Smetana’s “From my Life”. … Continue reading

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