AWARDED DOLEZAL QUARTET

AWARDED DOLEZAL QUARTET

29.9.2015 / Brno - 

According to results of The 21st Leos Janacek International Competition (September 20th – 25th, 2015 in Brno), Doležal Quartet is the best czech string quartet under 35 (sum of its members’ age must not exceed 140 years).

FOTO: Regina Bohmová

FOTO: Regina Bohmová

Challenging 3 rounds competition presented number of ensembles from the Czech republic, Slovakia, USA, Korea, Norway and Belgium. Dolezal Quartet was awarded the 2nd prize in the competition.

Repertoir  included string quartets by Mozart, Janáček, Dvořák and one composition from 20th or 21st century based on the candidate‘s choice.  Final round was devoted to Janáček’s String Quartet No.2 „Intimate Letters“.