Chamberfest review: No longboats required: Quartet conquers Ottawa with talent

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.
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Chamberfest review: An intriguing double bill from Against the Grain Theatre

Chamberfest review: Against the Grain Theatre | At Dominion Chalmers | Reviewed Saturday

In just six years, Against the Grain Theatre has established itself as a true original. The Toronto-based ensemble has earned a following for presenting great classical works in unconventional stagings, along with rarities and contemporary music.
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