biography

Quartetto Takács


Edward Dusinberre violin
Harumi Rhodes violin
Geraldine Walther viola
András Fejér cello

The Takács Quartet, now entering its forty-fourth season, is renowned for the vitality of its interpretations. The New York Times recently lauded the ensemble for “revealing the familiar as unfamiliar, making the most traditional of works feel radical once more”, and the Financial Times described a recent concert at the Wigmore Hall: “Even in the most fiendish repertoire these players show no fear, injecting the music with a heady sense of freedom. At the same time, though, there is an uncompromising attention to detail: neither a note nor a bow-hair is out of place.” Based in Boulder at the University of Colorado, Edward Dusinberre, Harumi Rhodes (violins), Geraldine Walther (viola) and András Fejér (cello) perform eighty concerts a year worldwide.

During the 2018-19 season the ensemble will continue its four annual concerts as Associate Artists at London's Wigmore Hall. In August 2018, the Quartet...

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Gramophone

Wed 1 Jun 2016

DEBUSSY String Quartet FRANCK Piano Quintet

The New York Times

Tue 17 Feb 2015

Takacs Quartet and the Viennese Masters Play at Alice Tully Hall

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Brahms String Quintets / Hyperion records
Brahms String Quintets / Hyperion records
Britten String Quartets / Hyperion records
Britten String Quartets / Hyperion records