Elizabeth, easy and unaffected, had been listened to with much more pleasure, though not playing half so well; and Mary, at the end of a long concerto, was glad to purchase praise and gratitude by Scotch and Irish airs, at the request of her younger sisters, who, with some of the Lucases, and two or three officers, joined eagerly in dancing at one end of the room.
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with Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos playing in the background
Playing a concerto with Zubin is like being surrounded by a well-loved, cashmere-lined silk glove.