Grand prize winners of the 2018 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the Callisto Quartet was formed in 2016 at the Cleveland Institute of Music and brings together four dedicated and passionate musicians who share a love for chamber music. Highlights of their achievements include recognition as a top prize winner at the 2018 Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition where they were also the only North American quartet selected to compete. Additionally, they were prizewinners at the 2018 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition.
The Callisto Quartet is one of ten quartets from around the world that have been invited to take part in the 2019 Banff International String Quartet Competition. The competition will take place between August 26 – September 1. Callisto Quartet will be performing works by Haydn, Schubert, Beethoven, Dvorak, Ravel, Bartok, Ligeti, Thomas Ades, and Read more about Callisto Quartet Selected to Participate in 2019 Banff International String Quartet Competition[…]
The Callisto Quartet has been selected as Graduate String Quartet in Residence at the The Shepherd School of Music at Rice University for 2019-2021. They will work closely with James Dunham, Norman Fischer, Kenneth Goldsmith, and Paul Kantor in this fantastic intensive program. They will also be traveling to Madrid, Spain throughout the next year to study and perform Read more about Callisto Quartet Selected for Program at Rice University and Escuela de Música Reina Sofía[…]
Read more about Callisto Quartet’s upcoming collaboration with Frank Cohen and ChamberFest Cleveland’s new House Concert Series! ChamberFest Cleveland launches House Concert Series: a conversation with Franklin Cohen
The Callisto Quartet is one of six quartets that has been invited to take part in the 2019 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition. The six quartets were chosen from an international selection made by the artistic board of the competition. The event will take place between June 5-12 – throughout which each group will perform Read more about Callisto Quartet Selected to Participate in 2019 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition[…]