Highlights of this season for the London Haydn Quartet have included the climatic extremes of a Winter tour across Canada with concerts in Edmonton, Calgary, Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto, preceded by a series of concerts in Australia with appearances at the Sydney Opera House and at the Melbourne Festival. Temperate London is the setting for the next event at Wigmore Hall on May 1st.

Recording update: The next volume (op 50) in the Haydn series with Hyperion has recently been released to high critical acclaim and immediately reached #5 in the UK Specialist Classical Charts. A release date for the op 54/55 volume will be announced soon.

One of the world’s leading period instrument string quartets, The London Haydn Quartet was born out of a passion for Haydn. they have received invitations to many of the most important concert series in UK, USA, Canada, The Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and Switzerland. The London Haydn Quartet’s series of recordings of Haydn’s quartets on the Hyperion label (the op 9, op 17, op 20 and op 33 quartets to date) have met with international critical acclaim. The quartet has given recitals of all-Haydn programmes at New York’s Carnegie Hall, the Cheltenham Festival, Utrecht Festival, Bath Mozartfest, Klara Festival the Granada International Festival and at Haydn festivals in Esterhazy, Lincoln and Lyon and the English Haydn Festival. Read more...