February 2016

Four Score: String Quartets

You don’t have to be violinist to learn a thing or two from string quartets.

Listen to a playlist of audio samples illustrating the examples from the article:

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Listen to Assez vif, the second movement of String Quartet in F by Maurice Ravel:

Listen to the Kronos Quartet performing an arrangement of Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze”: