The Cecilia String Quartet won First Prize in the 2010 Banff International String Quartet Competition.
“The balance between expressiveness and interplay was almost dauntingly perfect” Berliner Zeitung
This is their debut CD.
“the Cecilia String Quartet offer a purposeful and well-considered reading of Op. 106. Right from the opening bars it's obvious they mean business...The performance's greatest strengths are exhibited in the finale, where the players display a firm grasp of the music's uncommonly wide range of colours...A pleasing, well-recorded programme, very good but not the best.”
“The young, rising Cecilia String Quartet deliver a knockout performance of Dvořák’s thirteenth string quartet. This is a reading of incredible individuality and it sounds like nobody else’s, which for such a popular and beloved piece is really saying something. These four women are unafraid to be bold, adventurous, different”
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