October 6, 2013
ARIEL QUARTET TO RECEIVE CLEVELAND
Biennial Honor Recognizes and Promotes a Rising String Quartet
(New York, NY) Chamber Music America (CMA) announced today that the Ariel Quartet has been selected to receive the Cleveland Quartet Award for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons.
Established in 1995, the biennial award honors and promotes a rising young string quartet whose exceptional artistry demonstrates the potential for a major career. “We are delighted that the Ariel Quartet has been recognized for its impressive artistic achievements, and pleased that the Cleveland Quartet Award will have a role in developing this young ensemble’s future career,” said Margaret M. Lioi, Chamber Music America’s chief executive officer.