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26th Aug 2015 We've been invited back to the International Chamber Music Course in Weikersheim and are looking forward to our masterclasses with the Casals Quartet and Heime Müller.
11th Mar 2015 Very excited about our March concerts in Belgium and France.
Program includes Mendelssohn F minor and Dvorak 'American'!
1st Jul 2014 Delighted to announce the release on Champs Hill Records of the Mendelssohn Op 12 as part of the 'Mendelssohn: Complete Works For String Quartet'
28th Sep 2013 The Idomeneo Quartet has won 2nd prize at the 2013 Trondheim International Chamber Music Competiion for string quartets.
3rd Apr 2013 In the studio recording Mendelssohn Op 12 for Champs Hill Records!
11th Jan 2011 Review by Peter Reed: Park Lane Group Young Artists New Year Series Concert

This brace of concerts started with the Idomeneo String Quartet, formed in 2009 and surely destined to become a front-runner in such a crowded field. The musicians’ fluid, natural ensemble and mercurial musicality suited the heartfelt romanticism of Simon Rowland-Jones’s Third Quartet. If anything, the Idomeneo players were even better in Shostakovich’s Ninth Quartet. The last time I was on the receiving end of a young ensemble of this quality was with the arrival of the Pavel Haas Quartet, which is intended as a compliment.
www.classicalsource.com/db_control/db_concert_review.php?id=8848
1st Jun 2010 The Idomeneo Quartet will have their Wigmore Hall debut in May 2011 courtesy of the Park Lane Group
1st Jun 2010 We are delighted that the Idomeneo Quartet have been selected to play Shostakovich Quartet No.9 and Simon Roland-Jones Quartet No. 2 in the Purcell Room as part of the Park Lane Group New Years Concert Series
1st Mar 2010 The Idomeneo Quartet has been offered scholarships to attend two ProQuartet courses in Paris with Heime Muller and in Pont Royal en Provence with Rainer Schmidt.
25th Feb 2010 The Idomeneo Quartet has been invited to attend a course in Blair Atholl, Scotland courtesy of the Tunnel Trust for Young Musicians
9th Oct 2009 The Idomeneo Quartet has won the Tunnel Trust Award www.tunnelltrust.org.uk
12th Sep 2009 The Idomeneo Quartet has won the prize of the most convincing newcomer ensemble 2009 awarded by the ‘Friends of the Jeunesses Musicales Germany' at the 54th International Chamber Music Course in Weikersheim Castle (Germany) under the tutelage of Heime Müller and the Vogler Quartet.