Monday, April 20, 2009

Another raving review....

The Chicago Tribune is also raving (and again on the same program the Mosaiques will perform here on Thursday) :

"... for much of its 24-year history, the Vienna-based Mosaïques set new standards not only for proficiency but also probity and poetry.
Friday's performances made up the most satisfying exploration of Viennese classicism I heard in nearly half a century."

The complete review by Alan G. Artner can be found here

Saturday, April 18, 2009

The reviews are in ...

The Quatuor Mosaiques started its US tour in Philadelphia -and will end it here in San Diego this Thursday with the same program- and the first review is in : " ... the Philadelphia debut of Quatuor Mosaïques at the Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater on Wednesday had such musical intelligence and sensual allure that returning to more conventionally hard-edged groups, from the Juilliard to the Emerson Quartet, is no longer an attractive prospect...".

Read the rest of the review by Inquirer Classical Music Critic David Patrick Stearns at http://www.philly.com/inquirer/magazine/20090418_Early-music_quartet_at_the_Kimmel.html