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Le Poisson Rouge
|An exhibition of two halves from Alice Sara Ott at (Le) Poisson Rouge|
|Going to a concert at (Le) Poisson Rouge reminds me of listening to the old recording of Sviatoslav Richter and Andrei Gavrilov playing Handel’s keyboard suites. It sounds a bit like they were playing in a hotel lobby: teacups clink, throats are cleared, glasses smash, and the occasional telephone lingers unanswered. The difference, of course, is that EMI shouldn’t have left all that noise on the recording. At (Le) Poisson Rouge, that, along with the food, drink, and moody lighting, is all part of the experience.
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