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Scherzo

Episode 2 of 4

Comedy drama series about the exploits, musical and otherwise, of a string quartet. Second violin Fergus is taken ill with a suspected heart attack. By Sarah Wooley.

by Sarah Wooley

The Benjamin Quartet, with their new First Violin Paul, has played to a tiny audience in Brussels, where Fergus has been taken ill with a suspected heart attack.

All music was played by the Edinburgh Quartet

4/4 was created by Robin Brooks and Sarah Wooley

Directed by Gaynor Macfarlane.

44 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Paul Alasdair Hankinson
Fergus Simon Donaldson
Archie Robin Laing
Skye Shauna Macdonald
Claire Karen Bartke
Receptionist Karen Bartke
Taxi Driver Kenny Blyth
Doctor Kenny Blyth
Director Gaynor Macfarlane
Writer Sarah Wooley

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