MAXWELL

QUARTET

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"Four young men in the prime of life, playing with absolute conviction"

Strathearn Herald

 

1st Prizewinner and Audience Prizewinner at the 9th Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition in 2017, with performances hailed as “superb storytelling by four great communicators" by the Strad Magazine, the Maxwell Quartet is now firmly regarded as one of Britain's finest young string quartets,  with a strong connection to their folk music heritage and a commitment to bringing together wide-ranging projects and programmes to expand the string quartet repertoire.  read more >

LATEST NEWS

October 2017: Maxwell Quartet win First Prize, Audience Prize at 9th Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition

The Maxwell Quartet has received both Jury 1st Prize and the Audience Prize at the prestigious Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition in Norway. In addition to the first prize of 15.000 euros, the quartet is invited to return to next year's Trondheim Kammermusikk Festival, and will also feature in Stavanger Chamber Music Festival (NO), Tivoli Concert Series (DK), Amsterdam String Quartet Biennale (NE) and Fest-spiele Mecklenberg (DE).

"wonderful playing... so many great qualities... fiery and imaginative readings"

Clive Greensmith 

cellist, Tokyo Quartet

VIDEO//Maxwell Quartet perform BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 12 Es-Dur Op. 127 // Final Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition

UPCOMING |

 

18 JANUARY 2018

GLASGOW UNIVERSITY CONCERT HALL, UK

 

28 JANUARY 2018

AMSTERDAM MUSIKGEBOUW, NETHERLANDS

 

18 FEBRUARY 2018

HOLYWELL MUSIC ROOM, OXFORD, UK

 

24 FEBRUARY 2018

WHITSTABLE MUSIC SOCIETY, UK

 

02 MARCH 2018

EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY REID CONCERT HALL, UK

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 MAXWELL QUARTET // WINNERS

1ST PRIZE // AUDIENCE PRIZE

9TH TRONDHEIM INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC COMPETITION

December 2017: Maxwell Quartet sign to Lisa Sapinkopf Artists (US)

The Quartet is delighted to be joining the roster of Lisa Sapinkopf Artists as of January 2018. They look forward to working with Lisa to develop their profile in the US and Canada, and will be touring in the USA in January 2019. For more information about Lisa Sapinkopf artists and to view the roster, visit their website at http://www.chambermuse.com/

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