In 2015 the quartet
celebrated 30 years since its formation, and over the years it has developed an outstanding reputation for the interpretation of its native Czech heritage, and of the many classical, romantic and modern masterpieces of the string quartet
In his preface, Barker confesses, "As a scholar of the history of centuries long past, I am not used to dealing with living descendants of, or participants in, the actual life of such an organization as the Pro Arte Quartet
(Edward Dusinberre, Karoly Schranz -violins, Geraldine Walter - viola, Andras Fejer - violoncello) & Lawrence Power - viola.
is made up of George Hadjigeorgiou and Spyros Spyrou on violin, Nikolas Efthymiou on viola and Doros Zesimos on violoncello.
The accompanying programme includes an informal meeting with the Brodsky Quartet
on February 23, in the Berlinka Cafe at the Slovak National Gallery (SNG).
The Sacconi Quartet
Throughout its centenary season, which began in autumn 2017, the music society has attracted some of the biggest names in classical music.
Having met the musicians backstage after their 'amazing concert' in Berlin two years ago, Ching, who wrote the program notes of the concert, said he had composed the 'sequel' to Mozart's famous work and called it 'Quartett Dissonanzen'-which he dedicated to the quartet
In addition to prize money, both ensembles will participate in a Winner's Tour of the Midwestern United States this fall, and the Milton String Quartet
will perform several concerts in the Emilia Romagna Festival in Italy in 2018.
The Endellion is Quartet
in Residence at Cambridge University since 1991.
Principals were joined by the Foreign Ministers of Egypt and France during the second part of the meeting to brief on their work to support Middle East peace.
The Doric Quartet
gave the capacity audience at Holy Cross church a guided tour of the string quartet
repertoire, minus Beethoven.
Caption: The Spectra Horn Quartet
(l-r) Denise Tryon, Tod Bowermaster, Karl Pituch, Bruce Henniss (photo credit: Pro Musica)