Winner of multiple music competitions.
- is a new word in the modern ensemble performing.
«Grad-Quartet» - is a new word in the modern ensemble performing. Combining youth,talent,enthusiasm and virtuoso skill the members of the group put sometimes unexpected and even “risky” experiments on well-known musical pieces,as if giving them new birth again and causing a wild delight of audience and making all of us to be proud of Russian folk instruments and Russian culture in general.
The team was founded in October 2006 on the base of St.Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts. All members are graduates of this university. The initiator of creation of the ensemble and “creative parents” was the legendary St. Petersburg ensemble "Terem-Quartet." For the years of creative activities “Grad-Quartet” became the pride of Russians and the object of admiration for foreigners presenting St. Petersburg at the different International events in Russia and abroad.
Following the traditions of his creative parents,ensemble performs the pieces of world classical music in his own arrangements and even registered the name of composer under his own name - “Grad-Quartet”.
Music of “Grad-Quartet” is a music of 21st century. It's passionate,alive,energetically charged,impressing by its complicity to everything what happening in life,which is close to people on all continents.
Ensemble “Grad-Quartet” has multiple of titles and awards:
- Winner of International Festival;
- Competiotion “The summer in Teriyoki” 2007;
- Grand-Prix medalist of International competition 'CITTA DI LANCIANO',(Italia) 2008;
- Winner of International competition named after Astor Piazzolla 'Libertango' Lanciano (Italia), 2008;
- In June 2008, the team took part in a charity cruise, held as part of the XII St. Petersburg International Economic Forum "Young Talents of RUSSIA" and was awarded a diploma "UNESCO";
- In October 2008, the "GRAD-QUARTET" took part in the international festival "The mission of peace and friendship «Open Europe» , held in Berlin, Germany.
"GRAD-QUARTET" using the extensive experience and knowledge of its "parents", strives not only continue the genre, but also to contribute coloring music with tones of modernity and explosive expression.
The repertoire of the group contains about 100 original pieces of classical and modern music.
During the past years Grad-Quartet played more than 500 concerts in over 30 countries worldwide and took part in 10 International music festivals. All the performances were greeted with huge critical success and the group played in some of the finest venues of Russia,CIS,Europe,America, England,China and left a certain resonance in the media.
Promo video of the ensemble GRAD-QUARTET
Hit ensemble GRAD-QUARTET
GRAD-QUARTET & RUSSIAN SINGER
*The Ambassador of the Russian culture
* More than 3000 successful performances
* 60 countries and 40 cities of Russia
* About 400 originale arrangements
* More than 20 exclusive music programs
* 15 years in the music market
Booking & Contact
42 Liteyniy prospect,
Saint-Petersburg 191 014,
+7 (911) 768 62 38
+7 (911) 001 20 20