Ludwig van Beethoven - Claude Debussy - Béla Bartók


Benyounes Quartet

Label: Champs Hill
Format: CD
Barcode: 5060212591555
Catalog number: CHRCD 147
Releasedate: 01-03-19

- This disc presents three defining works of the string quartet repertoire, innovative and experimental.
- This is their first full recording for Champs Hill Records, having contributed to the critically-acclaimed complete Mendelssohn cycle.

Recipients of the Royal Philharmonic Society’s Julius Isserlis Scholarship, the quartet’s international accolades also include prizes at both the 2014 Orlando International String Quartet Competition and the International Sandor Vegh String Quartet Competition in Budapest.

The quartet studied with Professor Gabor Takacs–Nagy at the Haute École de Musique in Geneva. They have also worked closely with Peter Cropper, Quatuor Ebène, Eberhard Feltz, Andràs Keller and David Waterman, at centres such as Pro Quartet, Aldeburgh and IMS Prussia Cove. The quartet held the Richard Carne Junior Fellowship at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance (2011-13) and is currently resident at Bangor University.