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
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is the 14th republican to officially launch his White House campaign for president. He's considered a political warrior who is plainspoken and direct. Once considered a top contender, Christie's bid is now considered a long-shot following Bridgegate and falling poll numbers.
Should the people of Greece accept the terms of the IMF's austerity measures?