‘The Impassioned Pursuit Of An Idea’: Elizabeth Maconchy And The String Quartet

      By Simon Brackenborough Last year I wrote about my embarrassing ignorance of music by women composers, and my vow to educate myself. I mentioned that even a short time spent searching YouTube had revealed lots of surprising and brilliant classical music by women, and that the string quartets of Elizabeth Maconchy (1907-94) … Continue reading ‘The Impassioned Pursuit Of An Idea’: Elizabeth Maconchy And The String Quartet