A few weeks ago, researching musical activities in Paris, I came across the ProQuartet website. It looked like just the thing I was after: ‘enhanc(ing) the recognition of chamber music and string quartet practice’. As well as playing opportunities, there was ‘La nuit du quatuor‘ coming up – 11 hours of string quartets performing through the night, for free, at the Musée de l’Orangerie, to a backdrop of Monet’s waterlilies. Continue reading