Album Review: Fika/ Elysian Fields

Fika/ ElysianFields/ Move Records Jenny Eriksson and her ensemble Elysian Fields have released Fika (pronounced ‘fee-ka’), a 9-track, album with 50+ minutes of music. The title refers to the Swedish tradition of Fika, where friends and colleagues gather over a cup of tea or coffee and a snack. More than just a break for refreshment,…

Concert Review: Fleury, Sun, Farid/Horn Trios/ Musica Viva

Horn Trios Nicolas Fleury (horn), Emily Sun (violin), Amir Farid (piano) Musica Viva City Recital Hall 19 June, 2021 A serendipitous outcome of the pandemic and the absence of overseas touring artists has been the innovative combination of Australian based artists who have, notwithstanding snap border lockdowns, been able to tour and grace us with…