This concert is in collaboration with the Ortús Chamber Music Festival.
The Marmen Quartet performs Mozart's String Quartet No. 16 in E flat major, Janáček's String Quartet No. 2 ‘Intimate Letters’ and Beethoven's String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, op. 59 no. 2 ‘Razumovsky'.
With a growing reputation for the courage, vitality and intensity of its performances the Marmen Quartet is fast establishing itself as one of the most impressive and engaging new talents in the chamber music arena. 2019 marked a year of significant achievement for the Quartet, with First Prizes at both the Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition and Banff International String Quartet Competition, where they were also awarded the Haydn and Canadian Commission prizes. Other accolades include first prize at the Royal Overseas League Competition (2018) and awards at the International Joseph Joachim Chamber Music Competition.