Chihiro Kitada, violin
Yuna Shinohara, violin
Meguna Naka, viola
Tatsuki Sasanuma, cello
W.A. MOZART: String Quartet No. 17 in B-flat Major, K. 458
DAI FUJIKURA: Aquarius (U.S. premiere)
MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet No. 6 in F Minor, Op. 80
Quartet Amabile won First Prize at the 2019 Young Concert Artists International Auditions. Formed at the Toho Gakuen School of Music in Japan, the quartet has previously captured First Prize at the Romanian International Music Competition, Grand Prix and First Prize at the Japan’s Yokohama International Music Competition, and the Kirishima International Music Festival Prize and Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi Music Director Prize at the Kirishima International Music Festival.