Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

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The triennial Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition embraces the entire string quartet tradition, it requires contestants to perform Classical, Romantic and contemporary repertoire.

Twelve Quartets will perform in the Preliminary Stages, and those successful will progress to the Semi-Final and Finals at Wigmore Hall on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 April.

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