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The Emerson String Quartet has accumulated an unparalleled list of achievements over three decades, including over thirty acclaimed recordings and nine Grammys®. 

Posted: Oct-27-2015
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World premiere June 17 at the Great Lakes CMF

Posted: Jun-7-2017
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Celebrating its 40th anniversary, the Emerson String Quartet releases Chaconnes and Fantasias Music of Britten and Purcell. Exclusively featuring repertoire never before recorded by the quartet, the album comprises Britten's String Quartets Nos. 2 and 3 as well as a selection of chaconnes and fantasias from Purcell, including Chacony in G Minor, Z 730 and Fantazia No. 11 in G Major, Z 742. This is the ensemble's first feature recording including cellist Paul Watkins, who joined in 2013.

Posted: Apr-21-2017
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"For nearly 40 years, the Emerson String Quartet has commanded a certain reverence from music lovers. Its polished and authoritative performances, its comprehensive and mighty discography, its fearless embrace of the new and unusual as well as the classics — all have placed this string quartet high in the pantheon of chamber music."

— Seattle Times
Posted: Apr-22-2015
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Posted: May-4-2016
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