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Annex Quartet Returns to Stratford Music Festival with Hilary Hahn and Jan Lisiecki

6June

The Annex Quartet joins Hilary Hahn and Jan Lisiecki in Chausson’s Concerto for Violin and Piano with String Quartet, op. 21 on August 1, 2014 at the Stratford Summer Music Festival. Find out more at Http://www.StratfordSummerMusic.ca

The Roaring 20s - The Debut Album of The Annex Quartet

The Roaring 20s,

30October
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The debut album of The Annex Quartet. Own it now!

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REVIEW: Jan Lisiecki and Annex Quartet

18August

“The pianist was joined by the Annex Quartet, with Roberto Occhipinti, double bass, in a collegial presentation of Franz Liszt’s transcription of the work. There was beautiful balance, a great sense of proportion in the relationship between the soloist and a small ensemble, neither side “outshouting” the other.”     -The Beat Magazine

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Globe and Mail Covering Murray Schafer Tribute

28July

“And before the Patria excerpts, the young members of the Annex String Quartet beautifully rendered Schafer’s Quartet No. 5, reminding us that Schafer’s expansive mystical Romanticism has its basis in a very fine and well-developed lyrical sense.”

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Annex Performs the Debussy Quartet at Alliance Francaise de Toronto

14November
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Join us on November 30th as we celebrate Debussy’s music with cellist Daniel Hass, mezzo-soprano Michelle Simmons and pianist Jeanie Chung. Check our performance calendar or visit the Alliance Francaise de Toronto website for more information.

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2013/2014 Performance Projects

29October

The Annex Quartet announces featured projects for the 2012/2013 season. The list ranges from the six beloved Mozart-Haydn quartets to their debut album with singer Sarah Jane Pelzer. Learn more by visiting our Projects page. The Roaring Twenties, Black AngelsTangosThe Mozart-Haydn Quartets

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Welcome to our new website!

19October

Welcome to the official website of The Annex Quartet! This year we commemorate our fifth year anniversary through the release our début album entitled “The Roaring Twenties.”