Chamber Music 6/15/18-2/27/19 — Acey Spades is on the case when a violin heist turns to murder.
Chamber Music is the title of a collection of poetry by James Joyce (and has nothing to do with this story).
The opening scene of this story is patterned after the opening scene of The Big Sleep, a Humphrey Bogart film from 1946.
This scene (and one future one) was inspired by a scene from The Big Sleep (1946).
The resolution of this story was inspired by the ending of The Maltese Falcon.
It seems that for Sam Briscoe, that Stradivarius is the stuff that dreams are made of…