Monday, April 15, 2013
In the course of just a couple of years, a young French ensemble, the Quatuor Ebene (or, in English, the Ebony Quartet) has become big news on the classical scene. They've been known to modestly call themselves "freelance players," but not just any freelance players win Gramophone Magazine's highly sought-after Record of the Year prize, as they did in 2009
The 2013 Pittsburgh Bureau of Police annual report indicates overall crime has declined in the city by 6.6- percent over the year before. However, the number rapes and homicides increased according to the report.