ARIMA QUARTET, FINLAND

JOSÉ IGNACIO LÓPEZ GARCÍA, VIOLINO JOONAS TEPPO, VIOLINO BELTRÁN CUBEL GAJAS, VIOLAMARTA PODWYSOCKA, VIOLONCELLO The Arima Quartet was formed in September 2020 and is based in Helsinki (Finland) where the four members are currently studying master in musical performance. They have received regular lessons from Marko Ylönen (Sibelius Academy) and Antti Tikkanen,[…]

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AFFINITY QUARTET, AUSTRALIA

Nicholas Waters, violin Ioana Tache, violin William Clark, viola Mee Na Lojewsky, cello Affinity Quartet was formed in 2014 at the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) and was awarded the 2015 ANAM Chamber Music Competition winner. Supported by the Australia Council for the Arts and a scholarship for the[…]

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QUATUOR AGATE, FRANCE

Adrien Jurkovic, violinThomas Descamps, violinRaphaël Pagnon, violaSimon Iachemet, cello Currently based in Paris, it is first their love for Berlin – its dynamic culture, rich and eclectic musical life – that brings these four passionate members of the Quatuor Agate together for the first time. These young people, native of[…]

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QUATUOR AKHTAMAR, BELGIUM

Coline Alecian, violinJennifer Pio, violinOndine Stasyk, violaCyril Simon, cello Akhtamar, an Armenian legend. The name of the quartet is based on the Armenian Miniatures by Komitas/Aslamazyan, that the ensemble plays regularly since its foundation, and which became its signature. Formed in Brussels in 2014, the ensemble was one of the[…]

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QUATUOR AKILONE, FRANCE

Emeline Concé, violin Elise De-Bendelac, violin Perrine Guillemot, viola Lucie Mercat, cello Reputed for the deep and poetic vision of the works they tackle, Quatuor Akilone stands up for the vast string quartet repertoire with musicality, cleverness and imagination. It is both a human and a musical adventure that was[…]

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QUATUOR AKOS, FRANCE

Alexis Gomez, violinAya Murakami, violinKatya Polin, violaCyrielle Golin, cello Formed in 2015, the Akos Quartet consists of Alexis Gomez, Aya Murakami (violin), Hélène Desaint (viola) and Cyrielle Golin (cello). Inspired by the exhibition « L’Archet Révolutionnaire » held in London in 2015 (historical bows from 1750 to 1830), the Akos[…]

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AL PARI QUARTET, POLAND

Marta Lucjan, violin Alicja Miruk-Mirska, violin Magdalena Maier, viola Elżbieta Rychwalska, cello The Al Pari Quartet was established in 2017 by four students of the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. All the musicians have experiences as soloists, thanks to which they won several prizes, but also experiences in[…]

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ALAUDA QUARTET, UNITED KINGDOM

Cristina Prats-Costa, violin Milan Berginc, violin Ricardo Fuentes Contreras, viola Elena Cappelletti, cello The Alauda Quartet is a leading young European string quartet, formed at the Royal Academy of Music in London in 2011. An internationally diverse ensemble, the quartet shares a unifying passion for chamber music and a strong[…]

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ALINEA QUARTET, GERMANY

Fanny Anaïs Schell, violinMario Sögtrop, violinRaphael Maria Schönball, violaDavid Fuchs, cello In typography, the “Alinea” symbol means the beginning of a new thought. In a more literal sense, it also means the deviation from the norm and the established standard. The young Alinea string quartet, founded in 2019, has set[…]

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QUARTET ALTIMIRA, SPAIN

Maria Florea. violin Luis Peña, violin David Andújar, viola Mariona Tuset, cello Their interlaced career paths, their enthusiasm for research and their eagerness to communicate are some of the points that the members of the Quartet Altimira have in common. In September, 2017, Quartet Altimira was awarded a grant by[…]

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