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The Emerson String Quartet stands alone in the history of string quartets with an unparalleled list of achievements over three decades: more than thirty acclaimed recordings since 1987, nine Grammy® Awards (including two for Best Classical Album, an unprecedented honor for a chamber music group), three Gramophone Awards, the coveted Avery Fisher Prize and cycles of the complete Beethoven, Bartók, Mendelssohn and Shostakovich string quartets in the world's musical capitals, from New York to London and Vienna. The Quartet has… read more

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  • wkn
    Beethoven Late String Quartets are phenomenal.
  • Bartók - 6 String Quartets, Y U SO GOOD? ლ(ಠ益ಠლ)
  • absolutely stunning, the Prussian Quartets CD was well worth the money
  • Excited to check these guys out tonight at the Kravis Center in WPB. This will be my first attendance of a classical/chamber music event. Stoked!
  • Looking forward to see them perform at Staller
  • The Bartók recordings are amazing and their renderings of Bach's Fugues are the most beutiful I ever heard.
  • "The Bartók recordings are all I have heard but they are great!" +1, very inspiring.
  • so exacting and lovely. their renderings of shostakovich string quartets are quite remarkable.
  • yeah, true great!..
  • The Bartók recordings are all I have heard but they are great!

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