Artist Biography

Peggy M. Rockefeller Concerts

St. Petersburg String Quartet

Wednesday, 12 November 1997

St. Petersburg String Quartet

FORMED in 1985 by graduates of the Leningrad Conservatory, this quartet quickly won a number of major international competitions and became known throughout the world for their insightful, mesmerizing performances. Their interpretations of Shostakovich's works, in particular, are astonishingly expressive.

Last updated: 6 November 1997
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