Hello world, It’s been a whirlwind two days, but we have all arrived safely in Saskatchewan! Coming home is always such a great feeling, and being here together really does feel like ‘coming home’ to wonderful quartet life. After a mere 5 hours of sleep, we began our intensive rehearsals, in preparation for our upcoming […]
Exciting News!! We have officially reached the half-way marker for our Kickstarter campaign to record our first classical music video. Many thanks to everyone who has already contributed. With only eight days left to go, we need your help to go the rest of the way. We only receive funding if we reach our $2,500 […]
The Crimson String Quartet is proud to announce a new project in conjunction with Play Creative Media Using Kickstarter, the CSQ hopes to film and produce our first professional music video, recording part of Antonin Dvorak’s ‘American’ String Quartet. To donate and find out more information please visit our Kickstarter page.
Hello world! It’s been almost a month since finishing our Rural Residency Tour 2013. Since returning home, I’ve had some time to reflect on my time in Saskatchewan. It’s hard to put the experience into words, but I will try my best. My first reaction was how much I had missed the great province of […]
When we left off in the previous blog post, we had only completed half of our residency in Swift Current and were already excited by the response we received. And there was still more to go! Well, the next morning we headed out to the Natural Wonders Early Learning Centre, an incredible facility that was […]
The next morning, we headed out to Swift Current. After a quick bite to eat at Ralph Russel’s “Russel Up Some Grub” (love the pun), we headed to Swift Current Public Library. After a series of wrong turns and adventures down one-way streets, we arrived on location. We were delighted to be greeted by an […]
After an eventful roadtrip West on Monday evening, through a spectacular thunderstorm, we arrived in Maple Creek. Never actually having been there, we did not know quite what to expect. We exited the vehicle, hailed by thunder and rain, running into the Redmond House Bed and Breakfast, stunned by the sophistication of the decor of […]