The winds of music (ha, ha) recently carried us to the most extraordinary place –

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Under the fearless leadership of Jennifer Laursen and her amazing colleagues at Chamber Music Abu Dhabi, the quartet kayaked through mangroves, sandboarded down dunes, haggled fiercely at souks (maybe that was mostly me…) and performed music for the wonderfully diverse community of Emiratis and ex-pats that reside in Abu Dhabi. Truly an experience we will never forget.

Nick amassed quite the fan club –

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The photo below taken at the absolutely exquisite Grand Mosque. Capturing a particularly awkward pose moments after the guards told us that, as a mixed gender group, we could not put our arms around each other #wehavesomuchquartetloveIMG_2465