14 August 2019 Next to the continued residency within the String Quartet Studio programme at the Royal Northern College of Music, Karski Quartet will also be Artist in Residence at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium. Very excited and looking forward!



27 July 2019 A lengthy interview in Klassiek Centraal about the doings of the St. George Quintet, conducted by Tim de Backer. Click here to read it in English and here for the Dutch version!



13 July 2019 Another review of the Bohemia Express album, this time from Gramophone.



13 June 2019 A couple of reviews of Bohemia Express: on MusicWeb International (English), Opus Klassiek and Cultuurpakt (both in Dutch).



1 February 2019 The new CD of the St. George Quintet, Bohemia Express, is in print! We will present it, together with a movie that accompanies the music, made by Lars Konings, in three concerts in February. Most importantly: a huge thank you to all of you who generously supported the financing of the CD!



4 January 2019 The previously mentioned string quartet... has decided on a name and is now Karski Quartet! Moreover, they will be joining the String Quartet Studio at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester from January until June 2019. Looking forward to this wonderful opportunity!



24 November 2018 The string quartet consisting of Kaja Nowak, Natalia Kotarba, Diede Verpoest and Julia Kotarba has been awarded the Grand Prix at the 4th International Music Competition Triomphe de l'Art in Brussels! We are very happy and we are deciding on a name asap :-)



19 November 2018 The crowdfunding campaign for the new CD album of the St. George Quintet, Bohemia Express, is underway! If you'd like to support our project, please visit our campaign page.






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