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Czech 100th Anniversary program by the award-winning Czech string quartet
Founded in 1994 while the members were still students, the Zemlinsky Quartet has become a much lauded example of the Czech string quartet tradition.
The Zemlinsky Quartet won the First Grand Prize at the Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition in 2010. They have also been awarded top prizes at the Banff International String Quartet Competition (2007), Prague Spring International Music Competition (2005) and London International String Quartet Competition (2006), where they also received the Audience Prize.
The Quartet was recipient of the Alexander Zemlinsky Advancement Award in 2008. Other notable prizes include Beethoven International Competition (1999), New Talent Bratislava (2003), Martinů Foundation String Quartet Competition (2004), and the Prize of Czech Chamber Music Society (2005).
In the season 2016/17, Zemlinsky Quartet was appointed as the residential ensemble of the Czech Chamber Music Society.
František Souček, violin
Petr Střížek, violin
Petr Holman, viola
Vladimír Fortin, cello
Program: Czech 100th Anniversary Program
Zemlinsky – Qt. No. 1, op. 4
Janacek – Qt. No. 2, “Intimate Letters”
Dvorak – Qt., op. 61
$35 (Free admission for youth age 18 and under)
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410 Sycamore Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941