New Music, Classical
Joanne Rile Artists Management, Inc.
Winner of the 1983 Naumburg Award and the First Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Colorado Quartet is celebrating almost 30 years of international performing and teaching. 2010 is the 20th anniversary of the founding of the quartet'sSoundfest String Quartet Institute in Falmouth, MA. Known for commissioning and recording new works and standard repertoire, this year the Colorado Quartet recorded the Complete Beethoven Quartets for Parnassus. Other recordings are on Albany, Mode,Bridge, Fidelio, and New World. Received a 2001 WQXR/CMA Recording Award. Julie Rosenfeld, Deborah Lydia Redding, violins, Marka Gustavsson, viola, and Katie Schlaikjer, cello.