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The Dark Side of Classical Music
January 12, 2006

A Lawsuit of Epic Nastiness to Ponder—and Learn From Jan. 12, 2006: Vol. 2, Issue No. 3 IN THE NEWS 2 Musicians in a Legal Dispute Will Keep Their Instruments An anonymous donor has stepped forward with $200,000 to help members of the Audubon String Quartet avoid the loss of their instruments in a legal dispute with a member they had dismissed, people involved in the case said yesterday. —Daniel J. Wakin, The New York Times, Jan. 11, 2006 On Feb. 21, 2000, at a rehearsal of the world-renowned Audubon String Quartet, first violinist David Ehrlich was coldcocked. He was handed a letter