After their award at the International Illzach Chamber Music
Competition in 2015 and the one received at the Orpheus Swiss Chamber
Music Competition in 2016, a new page has been turned, changing the path
of the Pelleas Quartet. In the matter of a few months, they found
themselves performing at numerous festivals in France as well as in
Switzerland (The "Européennes" of Chamber Music , The Flutinades, The Swiss Chamber Music Festival Adelboden, The Intermezzo Festival,… )
always with the same dedire to propose original works in the sensitive performances. New horizons emerging before the Quartet Pelleas in the continuity of its awards by participating in prestigious international competitions.
In parallel of its activities of concert, the Quatuor Pelleas also meets the young audience. On the occasion of educational tours in different school of the Canton of Geneva [Swiss], it reviews funnily an poetry, the classical music history. since 1600 until today.
# 2016 Laureate of the Orpheus Swiss Chamber Music Competition
# 2015 Award Jean-François Chaponnière (Best Wind Ensemble of the Geneva's HEM) #
Third Prize of Nineteenth International Competition of Chamber music in Illzach [France]. #
# 2017 First Prize & First Public Award 91st at the International Compétition Leopold Bellan #
First Prize of the Seventeenth International Competition Friedrich Kuhlau # First Prize with the congratulations of the Jury at the eighth International Competition of Chamber Music for flûtes in Nice [France]. #
The four young talents of the Pelleas Quartetmet at the Geneva 'Haute
Ecole' of Music. It was under the watchful eye of Michel Bellavanceand Jacques Zoon that they began to substantially improve and also greatly
discoverthe pleasure of playing together. They receive precious advises
from Antoine Marguier, their chamber music teacher and coach for the
competitions and scenic performances. A passionate and ambitious music
project would later result of their friendship.
Together, they explored the
unknown repertoire for flute quartet
in the hopes of
and promoting this untypical formation.
pleasant and easily accessible, the Pelleas Quartet traverse music, from
baroque to contemporary, from classical aesthetics to jazz. Their
colourful performance will carry you into a world that explores dreams
and reality !