Violinist Maria Ioudenitch has won first prizes in the Ysaye International Music Competition, the Tibor Varga International Violin Competition, and the Joachim International Competition, and the Warner Classics prize.
The Soto String Quartet takes its inspiration from famed Venezuelan artist Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005). Soto was a proponent of the kinetic art movement. The name Soto Quartet is intended to represent “Energy in Art,” in the name of this important Venezuelan artist.
Cellist Alexander Hersh has quickly established himself as one of the most exciting and creative talents of his generation. Alexander is a winner of numerous competitions and co-artistic director of NEXUS Chamber Music.
Guarneri Hall NFP 11 East Adams Street · 3rd Floor Chicago, Illinois 60603 847.780.6720
Guarneri Hall is located in Chicago’s Loop, near Symphony Center and the Art Institute of Chicago. Convenient paid garage parking is available east of the building at 17 East Adams. We are close to numerous bus and train routes; CTA Red and Blue Lines stop nearby at Jackson while Purple, Brown, Green, Orange, and Pink Lines are steps away at Adams and Wabash.