Quartet Fuoco, string quartet

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Meet Quartet Fuoco

Quartet Fuoco performed on Show 292, recorded July 2014.

Program bio from Show 292:

Quartet Fuoco is from the Chicago area in Illinois, where they are coached by Mathias Tacke at Midwest Young Artists. Recently the quartet was awarded the first place medal in the junior division of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. The quartet’s members include 17-year-old violinist Rachel Stenzel from Holiday Hills, Illinois; 16-year-old violinist Aidan Perreault from Skokie, Illinois; 18-year-old violist David Berghoff from Chicago, Illinois; and 17-year-old cellist Christopher Gao from Long Grove, Illinois.

Listen to Quartet Fuoco

Show 292, Salem, MA
Allegro molto, from String Quartet No. 4 by Béla Bartók

Show 292, Salem, MA
The fifth movement, Allegro molto, from String Quartet No. 2 in A minor by William Walton