Trout Week: Tokyo String Quartet

Catch of the Day: Free download of the Tokyo Quartet playing Beethoven's String Quartet No. 13 (Op. 130): Presto

Thursday, April 07, 2011

The devastation in Japan has brought attention to one facet of the country’s cultural life: its vibrant classical music heritage. As the Montreal Gazette recently reported, the world's third-largest economy encompasses the world's second-largest music market. And unlike the more recent boom in China, Japan’s classical heritage reaches back several decades.

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Comments [2]

Susan Yates from Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Great performances! Thank you for bringing us the incomparable Bill McLaughlin for a whole week ... at an hour when I'm still awake and able to hear him. There's no one who approaches music and performance with such enthusiasm!

Apr. 09 2011 06:18 PM

What a magnificent performance! The week long Trout-fest was a special treat (I made 7 out of 8 performances!) More!!

Apr. 08 2011 11:47 PM

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