The Calidore String Quartet is one of the most remarkable new string quartets on the classical music scene today. In 2016, they were the first winners of the M-Prize International Chamber Music Competition, which came with a $100,000 grand prize. They’ve also been recognized as a Lincoln Center Emerging Artist, and BBC Radio 3 has named them a New Generation Artist.
The Calidore String Quartet recently performed in the Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall at Interlochen Center for the Arts. Excerpts from this concert will be broadcast Friday night at 8 p.m. on Classical IPR.
Leos Janacek, String Quartet no. 1
Felix Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 3