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Brushstroke employs soothing instrumental music — not dissimilar to what you’d typically hear at a spa — to set the mood during its dinner presentation. It’s a nice accompaniment, to be sure, and isn’t loud enough to impede conversation. In fact, at points, the New York restaurant can be a little too quiet. If you arrive before the dining room fills up — typically around 8 p.m. — it may feel as though the entire eatery can hear your conversation. But as the collective chatter crescendos, your dinner banter will feel less in the spotlight, and more part of the dinner chorus at the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star restaurant.