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Quartetto Pavel Haas


Veronika Jaruskova violin
Eva Karova violin
Radim Sedmidubský viola
Peter Jarusek cello

The Pavel Haas Quartet has been called “the world’s most exciting string quartet” (Gramophone). Since winning the Paolo Borciani competition in Italy in spring 2005, they have established themselves as one of the world’s foremost chamber ensembles, performing at the world’s most prestigious concert halls and recording six award- winning CDs. Based in Prague, the quartet studied with Milan Skampa, the legendary violist of the Smetana Quartet, and still enjoy a close relationship with him.

In the 2017/18 season the quartet will give their debuts at Vienna Musikverein, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Pierre Boulez Saal Berlin and the Taipei National Concert Hall. They will perform Martinů's Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra with the Essen Philharmonic Orchestra under Tomáš Netopil in the orchestra's season opening concerts. They will return to the Wigmore Hall, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, LG Arts Ce...

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Daily Telegraph

Wed 16 Jul 2008

La Sinfonia di Mahler “Symphony of a thousand” a St. Paul.

Gramophone

Tue 18 Mar 2008

Editor's Choice April 2008: The Haases are here to stay

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