Alfred Brendel, Quartetto Werther - Masterclass - Schumann

June 4, 2022 – 5.45 pm
Palazzo Ducale, Sala dei Capitani

Quartetto Werther - Strauss

June 5, 2022 – 2.15 pm
Palazzo Ducale, Galleria degli Specchi

Winner of the XXXIX “Abbiati” Prize, “Farulli” Prize 2020, and Third Prize at the “Trio di Trieste” International Chamber Music Competition, the Werther Quartet already has numerous concerts and collaborations with important festivals and concert associations, including including the Fondazione Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Bologna Festival, Fondazione Perugia Musica Classica, Festival dei Due Mondi di Spoleto, Istituzione Universitaria dei Concerti, Amici della Musica di Firenze, Moscow International House of Music, Accademia Filarmonica Romana and many others.
In 2021 a program dedicated to them was broadcast in collaboration with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in which RaiRadio3 and RaiReplay performed live, performing Mahler and Richard Strauss Quartets.
Founded in Rome in 2016, it trained at the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole and at the Conservatorio “A. Boito” di Parma in the chamber music school of the Trio di Parma and Pierpaolo Maurizzi.
Also of great importance are the advice of Rainer Schmidt and Patrick Jüdt.
In 2021 their first cd “Fauré Piano Quartes” was released for Brilliant Classics and they won the DV Young Sounds call thanks to which they will record a cd fully financed by the Da Vinci Publishing label.
Member of the circuit of Le Dimore del Quartetto, they are students of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome.