Mass | At Dominion Chalmers | Reviewed Wednesday
Honey, I shrunk Bach’s B Minor Mass.
That could have been the subtitle for Chamberfest’s closing gala, a dramatically — and unsuccessfully — scaled-down version of Bach’s choral masterpiece.
Danish String Quartet | At Dominion Chalmers | Reviewed Monday
The Danish String Quartet’s 2015 Ottawa debut was one of the highlights of last year’s Chamberfest. The musicians — actually three Danes and one Norwegian — call themselves “modern Vikings”, and they’ve been conquering the world one concert hall and recording at a time.