Susan Tomes - 2001
from A Puzzling Schubert Quintet, pages 160-161:
Last night I attended a private concert, at which I heard a puzzling performance of the Schubert String Quintet... played by five professional musicians... who described themselves on the programme as getting together as often as possible to play chamber music.... [F]rom the very first chord - mis-coordinated, and haphazard in tone, it was clear that no-one would be able to lose themselves in it.
Immediately, my head began to buzz with devil's advocacy. 'Oh, come on, this is just a social occasion. Stop being critical. This is just fun for them - they probably … more >>
Susan Tomes, A Puzzling Schubert Quintet. In Beyond the notes : journeys with chamber music (Woodbridge, 2004), p. 160-161. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1405615787195 accessed: 24 October, 2021
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String Quintet in C major, D956
written by Franz Schubert
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
Location and exact date unspecified.