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MIAMI STRING QUARTET

Benny Kim, violin
Cathy Meng Robinson, violin
Scott Lee, viola
Keith Robinson, cello

For over twenty-five years the Miami String Quartet has been one of America’s top-rank chamber ensembles, with frequent performances at Alice Tully Hall, the 92nd Street Y, and the Kennedy Center, as well as engagements in Philadelphia, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and St. Paul. International highlights include Cologne, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Montreal, Rio de Janeiro, Hong Kong, Taipei, and Paris. The quartet has served as resident ensemble at the Kent/Blossom Music Festival, and has appeared at festivals including Chamber Music Northwest, Mostly Mozart, Ravinia, Angel Fire, Virginia Arts, La Jolla, and Santa Fe. Laureates of the 1993 Evian Competition, the 1992 Concert Artists Guild Competition, and the 1991 London String Quartet Competition, Grand Prize Winner of the 1989 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition, winners of the 2000 Cleveland Quartet Award and Chamber Music Society Two ensemble of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center from 1999–2001, the quartet has been in residence at Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University since 2004. It has commissioned and given premieres of works from Bruce Adolphe to Ellen Taaffe Zwilich—as well as Ricky Ian Gordon, Annie Gosfield, Philip Maneval, Roberto Sierra, Robert Starer, Augusta Read Thomas, Joan Tower, and Peteris Vasks—and have recorded the music of Fauré, Saint-Saëns, Ginastera, and Vasks.

For more information, please visit www.miamistringquartet.com.

Miami String Quartet
Photo: Tara McMullen

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