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Annual Competition Report

Annual Competition Report

For our 32nd annual competition the Olympus Trio performed works by Ravel, Shostakovich and Mendelssohn.  The Rolston performed quartets by Bartók and Beethoven.  Regular attendees of the competition were divided on which group deserved the first prize as both performed beautifully.  In the end the three judges had to make a choice and they chose the Rolston for first place.

Judges and Performers

Aeolus Quartet

Aeolus Quartet

Winners of the 2011 CMYS Competition, the Aeolus Quartet, have been selected as one of ten finalists for the Banff International String Quartet Competition.

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Attacca Quartet

Attacca Quartet

The Attacca Quartet, finalists in the 2007 CMYS Competition are completing a marathon of all 68 Haydn quartets…

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Rolston String Quartet

Rolston String Quartet

Since winning our Competition for Emerging Professional Ensembles on April 24, 2016, the Rolston String Quartet has continued to have success after success!  On September 4, they were named First Prize Laureate of the 12th Banff International String Quartet Competition (BISQC). According to the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in Banff, Alberta, Canada, “Following five rounds of live performances this week at Banff, the Rolston String Quartet demonstrated excellence across multiple genres.”

In May, they shared the Prix Durosoir at the 8th International Bordeaux String Quartet Competition and were also awarded third place in the strings division of the inaugural M-Prize by the University of Michigan’s School of Music, Theater & Dance. The Rolston has recently been selected as a winner of the Astral Artists 2016 National Auditions. We wish them well in their continued successes!

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