グレインジャー・カルテットは、弦楽四重奏団。日本人ヴァイオリニスト吉本奈津子さんを 1stヴァイオリンに据えたこのカルテットの演奏は、彼女の力強く明るい音楽にぐいぐい 引っ張られる元気の良さがありました。
there was nothing equivocal about the powerful musical musical fusion of violinists Natsuko Yoshimoto and James Cuddeford, violist Jeremy Williams and cellist Patrick Murphy in this first recital of a national tour." The Australian 27 March 2007 "There were many instances of ravishing tone…the savage lunges into Beethoven's wild accents and a warm exploration of Brahms's tight hairpin bends and exuberant gypsy rhythms in the last movement revealed the group's gift for dramatic characterisation." The Australian 27 March 2007 "The playing throughout was superb. Samuel Barber's too familiar Adagio was so beautifully played that you could have been hearing it for the first time." The Advertiser 4 April 2007 Australian composers support Grainger Quartet. Read what Peter Sculthorpe, Andrew Ford, Brett Dean, Roger Smalley and George Lenz have to say.