Love, War and Exile

If all you ever knew of Marc Chagall were his fiddlers and happy lovers, this exhibit at the Jewish Museum will be a change. Lodged in the former Warburg Mansion, the Museum serves as a living repository of Jewish art, thought and history, but as we know, you don’t have to be Jewish to love…

Shopping for a Quartet

We have recently come out of mourning for the retired Guarneri Quartet and are in the market for a new favorite. In support of our search, we attended a concert of the Hagen Quartet (three Hagens and a Schmidt)–not so new–they’ve been playing together for 30 years in Austria–but new to us. They were great…