to make humour in music, he has to master serious music first. That is the
case of the PSQ, represented by four excellent players of chamber music,
who - after having done a good piece of work in the field of "serious music"
- have turned to the field where they cultivate the most odd flowers of
differetent musical genres in one potpourri: Mozart next to Joplin, sentiment
next to playfulness, all of that in a parody that continually respects its
object and remains beautiful.
Music like this was probably played on the upper deck of the Titanic
shortly after the ship had left the port. The best musicians on the best