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"Four young men in the prime of life, playing with absolute conviction"
Hailed as “brilliantly fresh, unexpected and exhilarating” (The Herald) , the Maxwell Quartet is rapidly establishing itself as a dynamic and exciting force in the chamber music world. Formed in 2010, the quartet now performs regularly across the UK and abroad, at venues including London’s Wigmore Hall, Purcell Room, and St Martin-in-the-Fields, with tours in Europe and further afield. Currently on the Park Lane Young Artist Programme, and the Tunnell Trust Awards Scheme, the quartet has held residencies at Enterprise Music Scotland, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, St Anne’s College Oxford and at many festivals across the UK. read more >
The Maxwell Quartet is delighted to have been selected as one of the ensembles participating in this year's CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION in Trondheim, Norway. Colin says: "We found Trondheim a thoroughly inspiring place to be when we visited last October for the Academy. We were absolutely thrilled to be invited back for the competition in 2017!"
Visit the TICC website for more details and for booking tickets: www.ticc.no/
"wonderful playing... so many great qualities... fiery and imaginative readings"
cellist, Tokyo Quartet
The Maxwell Quartet is proud to present its first venture into collaboration with dance: On Kabardinian Themes, a unique collaboration with Images Dance Company, makes its debut at London's Sadler's Wells on June 22nd. The programme features Prokofiev's String Quartet No. 2, as well as music by Anna Meredith, Gyorgy Kurtag, and Stravinsky.
16 SEPTEMBER 2017
NATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC DAY, GLASGOW
18 - 23 SEPTEMBER 2017
DRIMNIN ESTATE, LOCHALINE
25-30 SEPTEMBER 2017
TRONDHEIM INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION, NORWAY
30 OCTOBER 2017
EMS RESIDENCY, CREAR
10 NOVEMBER 2017
MILNGAVIE MUSIC CLUB
14 NOVEMBER 2017
BRUNTON THEATRE, MUSSELBURGH