Par Quatre Chemins
“The New Orford Quartet’s playing throughout is exemplary in what can be viewed as definitive performances”
-WholeNote magazine, April 2018
Read cellist Brian Manker's interview with CBC's First Play about the new album
Brahms String Quartets
American Record Guide Critics Choice 2016
Juno Award-Winning Album 2017
"The New Orford Quartet approach these chamber monuments with justifiable reverence while providing them ample space to sing, brood, and dance...the performance combines tonal beauty with seamless interaction."
-Gramophone, February 2016
Schubert and Beethoven
"This foursome of high-powered Canadian string stars presents performances of two canonical early-Romantic works that are nothing short of electrifying... Both four-movement pieces veer between intimacy and grandeur, extroversion and quiet solitude. These four string virtuosos animate every note with uncommon power and passion as well as elegance. Listen and weep."
4 out of 4 stars
-The Toronto Star, August 2011