MEMETERIA by Thomas May

Music & the Arts

Strad on the Run

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My feature on the extraordinary luthier Rafael Carrabba  for the Seattle Times is now available:

Lately, Rafael Carrabba has been able to breathe just a little bit easier.

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Filed under: Seattle Times, Strad

The Miró Quartet’s “Transcendent” Project

miro1.jpgTo celebrate its 20th anniversary year, the Miró Quartet has been pursuing some characteristically innovative and ambitious projects. This week the group announced the winner of its Transcendence Education Project: the Fox Chapel Area High School Orchestra in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Entrants had been invited to submit a 30-second video on the topic of ‘musical transcendence’ with prizes including a free masterclass and other chances to interact with the Miró Quartet.

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Filed under: chamber music, Schubert, Strad

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