Recent Reviews

December 27, 2011

We’ve had our share of critical attention over the years… but never like this.  Check out some recent words from our new buddies at Mt. Penn Elementary’s fourth grade class: from tough critics:“Thank you for coming to our school and […]

I was not kidding…

December 27, 2011

…terrifyingly enormous. The Monster Quartet visits Dalian, People’s Republic of China.

Jetlagged and happy

September 20, 2011

Hello blogging world! It’s wonderful to see you again. We have just spent the past couple weeks gallavanting about China, where the “bandwidths” of many google-supported sites are “throttled”, or so Nick tells me. I know nothing of these things, […]


June 25, 2011

How is it that all music festivals seem to take place in the most stunning locations? Well, maybe not all… I guess we’ve put in our time in Topeka, etc. Not that we didn’t love you, Topeka – we DID! […]

A little DC, a little Boston, some Vermont, and Plowman :D

April 14, 2011

New music is the best. I’m not only referring to our “fierce championing” and “ferocious advocacy” of contemporary works, which incidentally seem to be obligatory lines in all chamber ensemble bios, but also to how incredibly refreshing it is to […]

It has been too long…

February 2, 2011

and we miss you. Please don’t take our silence personally – it’s not you, it’s us. We have been BUSIER than ever rehearsing, performing, plotting our future and eating airport food, and somehow our poor blog has suffered gross neglect. […]

Just so everyone knows…

November 15, 2010

Rachel loves stuff like this.


September 27, 2010

I have new respect for people whose work requires them to stare at a computer for hours on end. To be fair, I’ve only really been at this for one hour max, but that’s a lot for me – come […]

Perlman Music Paradise

August 31, 2010

So after one amazing and exhausting summer, we are back in Austin, TX! Well except for Greg, he’s in Finland, but that’s another story… the three of us here in the Lone Star State are enjoying our first real quartet […]

What I did this summer

August 8, 2010

Many of you possibly don’t know it, but Nick is the one who did 90% of the work on our webpage. If you ask him about it he’ll say that it was a joint effort, but really most of it […]