One of the most promising young quartets - technically excellent and musically compelling.
Shmuel Ashkenasi, Vermeer Quartet
a tightly crafted and beautiful instrument
CVNC Arts Journal
The Kontras Quartet appears to be headed for a remarkable career. Not only are they extraordinarily talented, they are musically mature.
CVNC Arts Journal
Lest anyone think that chamber concerts have to be stiff and dull, they haven't yet met the Kontras Quartet.
CVNC Arts Journal
a truly impressive performance by the Kontras Quartet at the Society of the Four Arts
Palm Beach Daily News
Latest News
Albany Records will be releasing our debut CD, Origins, on their label. We have chosen this opportunity to showcase the music of our home countries, and we need your support!
Beginning in the spring of 2014, Kontras is delighted to serve as Quartet-in-Residence with the Ars Viva Symphony Orchestra in Skokie, IL.
During the 2013-2014 season, Kontras is delighted to serve as Quartet-in-Residence with the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras.
We have been awarded a grant by Chamber Music America's Classical Commissioning Program, and we have commissioned Jens Kruger of the Kruger Brothers to write a new piece for us!