Compact archive March 23, 2006

Our Last Day in Prague

Another traveller’s rewiew.
Most known places of Prague are described, but you can also read
more about concerts of former music in Golden City and see some positives and negatives of Prague.

I think I forgot altogether what excellent musicians were like, for this string quartet was simply amazing! The principal violin player and cellist – who, for brief reference, reminded me of (sorry, not in New Zealand, yet another Lord of the Rings reference) Legolas and Gimli, respectively. The 2nd violin and viola were accomplished, no doubt, but the show belonged to the former. This violinst’s fingers were moving at lightning speeds….he played every note on the violin, I think, including some extremely high-register notes that sounded just as accurate as any.

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