Emeline Concé and Elise De-Bendelac violins
Louise Desjardins viola, Lucie Mercat, cello
‘…brilliantly executed…above all a touching, impressive and enjoyable performance.’ Carnets sur Sol
Formed in 2011 in Paris, the Akilone Quartet won 1st prize in the 8th International String Quartet Competition in Bordeaux in 2016 and has won the ProQuartet prize. Thanks to the European Chamber Music Academy, the Akilone have been able to study with great chamber-music artists such as Hatto Beyerle and Johannes Meissl.
The Akilone Quartet have appeared at prestigious venues and festivals in France, at the Wigmore Hall and the RNCM Chamber Music Festival in the UK, and, during 2017 will be touring in Japan, Italy and Germany.
Beethoven String Quartet in B flat Op.18 no 6
Webern Bagatelles Op 5 and Op 9 Schumann String Quartet in A minor Op 41 no 1