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Instrument: String quartet

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West Palm BeachThe Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach presents The Escher String Quartet

The Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach presents The Escher String Quartet
Barber, Dvořák, Ives
Escher String Quartet

StockholmBelcea Quartet

Belcea Quartet
Haydn, Janáček
Belcea Quartet

BerlinStreichquartett der Staatskapelle Berlin – Brahms

Mozart, Brahms, Webern
Streichquartett der Staatskapelle Berlin; Wolfram Brandl; Krzysztof Specjal; Yulia Deyneka

Bern8. Kammermusik: Belcea Quartet

Janáček, Haydn
Belcea Quartet; Corina Belcea-Fisher; Axel Schacher; Krzysztof Chorzelski

LondonBelcea Quartet and Piotr Anderszewski

Belcea Quartet and Piotr Anderszewski
Haydn, Janáček, Shostakovich
Belcea Quartet; Piotr Anderszewski

Saffron WaldenCastalian String Quartet

Castalian String Quartet
Haydn, Elgar, Beethoven
Castalian String Quartet
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Takács Quartet shows its strengths in Cleveland

Takács Quartet © Amanda Tipton
The Takács Quartet’s memorable performance was anchored by Grieg’s less-trodden string quartet, prefaced by works of Haydn and Shostakovich.
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From bandoneon to Beethoven in Belle Époque splendour

Quatuor Renaud Capuçon © Alain Hanel
Intriguing and theatrical Kagel, followed by rich Beethoven from the Quatuor Renaud Capuçon in the opulent Opéra de Monte-Carlo.
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All the rage: the Signum Quartet in Monte-Carlo

Signum Quartet © JM Emportes
Energy and rage in Beethoven and van Dijk from the Signum Quartet at the Festival Printemps des Arts de Monte-Carlo.
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Extending traditions: Jörg Widmann and the Hagen Quartet

Jörg Widmann © 2019 Steve J. Sherman
In Mozart's Clarinet Quintet, the dialogue between instruments, underlined by changes in moods and textures, had an operatic quality.
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Van Kuijk Quartet captures enigmatic Ligeti in Liverpool

Van Kuijk Quartet © Nikolaj Lund
The classical masterpieces of Haydn and Schubert miss the spot, but Ligeti and Poulenc enthral in the splendid setting of the Concert Room, St George’s Hall, Liverpool.
***11
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Pensiveness and intensity from Kolesnikov and friends

Pavel Kolesnikov © Eva Vermandel
A chamber version of Chopin is outshone by Chausson's compositional ingenuity.
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Compelling Smetana and Janáček from the Pavel Haas Quartet

Pavel Haas Quartet © Marco Borggreve
The Pavel Haas musicians teased out the fast-shifting colours with aching beauty.
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Performers
Accademia Sannita String QuartetAizuri QuartetAllegri QuartetAllegri String QuartetAlma QuartetAmerican String QuartetApollon Musagète QuartetArcadia QuartetArditti String QuartetArmida QuartettArtemis QuartetArtis-Quartet WienAsasello-QuartettAustralian String QuartetBarbican String QuartetBelcea QuartetBenyounes QuartetBerlin-Tokyo QuartetBingham String QuartetBorodin QuartetBrentano String QuartetBrodsky QuartetBrooklyn RiderCalidore String QuartetCarducci String QuartetCastalian String QuartetChilingirian QuartetConsone QuartetCuarteto CasalsDaedalus QuartetDahlkvistkvartettenDanish String Quartet, TheDante QuartetDavid Oistrakh String QuartetDiogenes QuartetDocklands QuartetDoolan QuartetDoric String QuartetDover String QuartetDudok QuartetEchéa String QuartetElias String QuartetEliot QuartetEmerson String QuartetEndellion String QuartetEngegårdkvartettenEnsemble DiderotEscher String QuartetEusebius QuartetExclamatio String QuartetGoldner QuartetGringolts QuartetHabe Quartett WienHadimova string quartetHagen QuartetHeath QuartetHába QuartetJACK QuartetJerusalem QuartetJuilliard String QuartetJupiter String QuartetKonus QuartetKronos QuartetKuss QuartetKüchl-QuartettLassus QuartettLigeti QuartetMalvaKvartettMandelring QuartettManuel QuartetMarmen QuartetMatangi QuartetMeccore String QuartetMeta4Michelangelo QuartetMinetti QuartetMinguet QuartetMiró QuartetModigliani QuartetNathan QuartetNoûs QuartetOphelia QuartetOrava QuartetOslo String QuartetPacific Quartet ViennaPacifica QuartetPavel Haas QuartetPhilharmonia Quartett BerlinPiatti String QuartetPražák QuartetQuartetto di CremonaQuatuor ArodQuatuor DanelQuatuor DiotimaQuatuor HansonQuatuor MonaQuatuor MosaïquesQuatuor Van KuijkQuatuor VoceQuatuor ZaideQuatuor ÉbèneRheingold QuartettRolston String QuartetRuisi QuartetRusquartetSacconi QuartetSalut Salon QuartetSaygun QuartetSchumann QuartetShanghai QuartetSilesian String QuartetSolem String QuartetSt Lawrence String QuartetStenhammar QuartetStreichquartett der Staatskapelle BerlinTakács QuartetTedesca String QuartetTon Beau String QuartetUnknownVertavo QuartetVictoria String QuartetVilliers String QuartetVision String QuartetWihan Quartet