The Hugo Wolf Quartet has just released its latest recording with music omnia named Imagined Memories – Bîranînên Xeyalî. The double CD includes the eponymous work by Ralf Yusuf Gawlick, dedicated to the quartet, and the String Quartet No. 13 "Rosamunde" by Franz Schubert. For more information, see HERE.
The last recording of the Hugo Wolf Quartet with works of the Armenian composer Komitas was awarded with the Pasticcio Prize of the radio station Ö1 on June 30th.
We are pleased to welcome Subin as new violist in our quartet!
From the first rehearsal and the first concert - a successful start in New York's Carnegie Hall - we look forward to working together and to many wonderful performances.
We wish all the best to our former violist Thomas, a big thank you for his commitment and a great time together!
We are pleased to announce that the Vienna Musikverein will start its own concert series with the Alban Berg Ensemble Wien from the season 2016/2017. The ensemble was founded in 2016 by the Hugo Wolf Quartet and the Alban Berg Foundation and will perform four concerts at the Brahms Saal.
More information and concert dates can be found HERE
In the upcoming season 2015/16 the Hugo Wolf Quartet is planning a concert cycle in its hometown Vienna.
There will be four concerts performed at Vienna Konzerthaus, which can be booked as season ticket or individually. Works by Schubert, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Brahms and Schoenberg will be presented as well as two world premieres of the initiated Composition Competition in collaboration with Alban Berg Foundation and Jeunesse Austria.
The Quartet is going to perform with various renowned artists, such as Christian Altenburger, Mario Brunello, Christoph Berner and Alois Posch.
The Hugo Wolf Quartet, based in Vienna, is creating a composition competition for String Quartet together with Jeunesse Musicales Austria and the Alban Berg Foundation. There will be four awards, each one with a prize of 3.000,-EUR and the world premiere by the Hugo Wolf Quartet from the season 2015/16 on. Please click HERE for further information.
The Hugo Wolf Quartet has just recorded a new album with works by S. Aslamazyan (Fourteen Pieces on Themes of Armenian Folk Songs, recorded by Komitas) in France for the label Megadisc. More information about the release date will follow soon.
The Hugo Wolf Quartet is currently preparing in collaboration with the german artist Caroline Heider the uncommon project "Ton einer Faltung, J. Haydn op.76/3" - the production will start on October 5th.
The Hugo Wolf Quartet is happy to present the new launch of their website. Please find out more details about the next concerts and activities!