This concert in one of over 75 concerts that are part of the award winning Ottawa music festival, Music and Beyond. This is an absolute must see concert for any fan of classical music.
The Cuarteto Quiroga features Aitor Hevia whose recording of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons has been acclaimed as “The best Four Seasons in history” (Diverdi. Eduardo Torrico.). Josep Puchades, who has been awarded the third prize in the II International Viola Competition Wien 2004. Cibran Sierra, has been awarded several prizes as violinist, such as the Guido Vecchi Prize (Göteborg, 2003), 1st Prize at Voldrich Competition (Sweden), Bärenreiter Prize (Jenuesses Musicales, Spain 2000) and Dean’s Talent Award (Oberlin, USA, 2002). Helena Poggio, has won prizes at several of the most prestigious international competitions for String Quartet as well as the Spanish Radio Culture Prize “Ojo Crítico”.
Cuarteto Quiroga has been appointed quartet-in-residence in charge of the Royal Collection of decorated Stradivarii at Madrid’s Royal Palace. It has established itself as one of the most dynamic and unique quartets of its generation, winning international acclaim from critics and audiences alike for its distinctive personality as well as its bold and original approach to the string quartet repertoire.
The Cuarteto Quiroga are Prizewinners of several major international competitions (Bordeaux, Paolo Borciani, Genève, Beijing, Fnapec-Paris, Palau-Barcelona), they have appeared worldwide from The Lincoln Center New York, to the Martinu Hall in Prague, and were awarded the Spanish National Radio Culture Prize.
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