25 November, 2014

The long wait is finally over!

From the 13th to 22nd of March 2015, the topic of the 4th Festspielfrühling on Rügen will be the musical city of Vienna. The Fauré Quartet is acting as the artistic directors, and has put together a varied programme, with 22 artists and ensembles with some 70 participants, including the Vienna Choirboys and dancers of the Vienna State Ballet, Martin Helmchen, Simone Kermes, Matthias Schorn, and actors from the Vienna…
25 November, 2014

Strauss/Mahler: the new album of the Fauré Quartet, with Simone Kermes, is now available for sale

In honour of the Strauss jubilee, the Fauré Quartet celebrates Richard Strauss musically, more particularly his delightful, and rarely recorded, piano quartet. In addition to this, the disc contains the piano quartet fragment of Gustav Mahler. Moreover, the Quartet, together with the soprano Simone Kermes, recorded its interpretations of pieces of both composers, which were newly arranged for a piano quartet for the recording. As a result, the music sounds…