Tag Archives: cello

Carolina Chocolate Drops – June 23, 2012

Carolina Chocolate Drops  –  New Haven Green  –  June 23, 2012 This is the second dynamite concert of the International Festival of Arts and Ideas.  Opening band Caravan of Thieves, gypsy-swing oriented, was cool enough placeholder, giving me time to … Continue reading

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Orion String Quartet – November 6, 2011

Orion String Quartet  –  Cole Auditorium, Greenwich Library – November 6, 2011 We’ve been seeing these guys intermittently over the past dozen or so years.   The level of quality is consistently high, and while they focus on classical, they are … Continue reading

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Ensemble ACJW

Ensemble ACJW  –  Pregones Theatre  –  March 2, 2011 Once again a (South Bronx) venue new to me, once again the Weill Music Institute’s Neighborhood Concert series provides excellent entertainment in a groovy setting.  It was a last minute decision … Continue reading

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Chiara String Quartet – January 17, 2011

Chiara String Quartet   –   Merkin Concert Hall   –  January 17, 2011 I’m gradually getting around to all these venues of which I am aware but have never been to.  So Merkin falls!  The event was the opening marathon of the … Continue reading

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Maxim Anikushin – November 18, 2010

Maxim Anikushin –  Lincoln Center  –  November 18, 2010 This concert at the Bruno Walter Auditorium (another new-to-me venue) was in celebration of the work of Samuel Barber; 2010 is the centennial of his birth, but there has been little … Continue reading

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