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Jean Martinon: String Quartet no. 1, op. 43

performed by the Quatuor Ravel

(cover image by Jose Tebar)

Jean Francique-√Čtienne Martinon was born on January 10, 1910 in Lyon. He studied at the Paris Conservatoire with Albert Roussel for composition, Charles Munch for conducting, and harmony under d’Indy. 895 more words


What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Band for your Wedding Ceremony

When you consider hiring a band for your wedding ceremony, the first question you need to answer should be: what is your favourite music type? Do you like pop, rock, jazz or classical? 500 more words


String Quartet No. 2 (1925) -- Pavel Haas

I very much like this string quartet. Pavel Haas (1899-1944) died in a Nazi concentration camp.

From: Wellesz Theatre

Should you choose String Trio or String Quartet for your wedding

String music band could be a wonderful addition to your fairy wedding? But should you choose String Trio or String Quartet?

String Quartet Ensemble

The string trio ensemble is our most popular ensemble. 268 more words


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The Ensemble by Aja Gabel

Writing: 4.5 Plot: 4 Characters: 4

A story about the Van Ness String Quartet and the individual members comprising it, both evolving from rocky beginnings to success and stability. 280 more words

Book Reviews

The Ensemble

At my library we clear the hold shelf after seven business days. When the patron is one of the staff, we usually give a courtesy ‘hey, your hold is about to expire’ shout out. 128 more words

Charles Koechlin: String Quartet no. 2, op. 57

performed by the Ardeo Quartet

(cover image by Daniil Kuzelev)

Charles-Louis-Eugène Koechlin was born on November 27, 1867 in Paris, the youngest of a large family. 1,166 more words