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Instrument: String ensemble

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AmsterdamScherpdenkers: Esther van Fenema and Fuse (in Dutch)

Het Concertgebouw
Esther van Fenema; Fuse
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Quodlibet Ensemble bridges Bach and Black Lives Matter

The strings stabbed, the camera panned in quick spurts with jump cuts, but the performers were still. It was an anxious and enormously effective approach to Rzewski’s prison meditation. 

*****
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In Memoriam: Strauss and Brahms from the Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic

Impeccable musicianship from the string soloists of the Oxford Philhamonic in stirring accounts of Brahms' String Sextet in G major and Strauss' Metamorphosen.
****1
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A feast for peripatetic music lovers in Istanbul

An arcane Armenian orthodox chapel, two glittering Greek Orthodox churches, a waterfront palazzo and a sumptuous Austrian villa were fascinating venues for a delightful day of mini-concerts at the Istanbul Festival.
****1
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A discovery of music from the Baltic

McFall's Chamber was full of surprises exploring 20th century music from the Baltic. The Finns' love affair with the Tango contrasted with passionate brooding Baltic landscapes – and there was a saw.
****1
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Thursday night is school night at Tête à Tête

Two academically-motivated pieces make for a interesting, if not overly dramatic evening at Tête-à-Tête, including a project which seeks to re-orientalise Puccini's Turandot
**111
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Celebrating with the Turnovsky Jubilee Ensemble in Auckland

A charming, if uneven, concert from Turnovsky Jubilee Ensemble in Auckland. 
***11
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Scottish Ensemble: A bracing Seavaigers in Glasgow

Scottish Ensemble, Catriona McKay and Chris Stout in a programme mixing the classical and the Celtic; the composed and the improvised; the individually crafted and the collaboratively collaged.
****1
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