Author Archives: Pacifica Quartet

A Conversation with Marc-André Hamelin

Over the past two years, we have had the great privilege of recording and touring Leo Ornstein’s Piano Quintet with … Continue reading

Advice for Aspiring String Quartets: 10 Questions for the Pacifica Quartet

The Verona Quartet (formerly the Wasmuth Quartet), Indiana University Jacobs School of Music’s graduate string quartet, interviews us on what … Continue reading

Glitter, Doom, Shards, Memory

Premiering Shulamit Ran’s Newest String Quartet We couldn’t be more excited to kick off our twentieth anniversary season by premiering … Continue reading

Welcome!

Thank you for joining us here! We’re titling our blog “Conversations with the Pacifica Quartet” and would like to use … Continue reading

FAQ: Simin Ganatra

What is your secret for long-term success in a quartet? There are a lot of secrets. One of the main … Continue reading

FAQ: Sibbi Bernhardsson

What do you remember about your first performance with the Pacifica Quartet? My first concert with them was right before … Continue reading

FAQ: Masumi Per Rostad

What do you remember about your first performance with the Pacifica Quartet? Ha! My terrible review! It was at the … Continue reading

FAQ: Brandon Vamos

What do you remember about your first performance with the Pacifica Quartet? Wow. I think it was in a small … Continue reading