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"A mystery, delicacy and depth which made you want to hear it again immediately. What an exhilarating start to 2015" The Observer




Hailed as “one of the front-runners” in young UK ensembles with a reputation for delighting audiences with their "exhilarating performances", the Maxwell Quartet are rapidly emerging as a dynamic and exciting force in the chamber music world, with an unparalleled drive and commitment to expanding the string quartet repertoire.  Formed in 2010, the quartet's members are outstanding graduates of the Royal College of Music, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and University of Oxford. They perform frequently throughout the UK and further afield at major venues and festivals, and are Park Lane Group Young Artists 2015. read more >


Back in January this year, the Maxwell Quartet teamed up with the marvellous worldwide organisation Sofar Sounds for a secret concert in their beautiful home city of Edinburgh. Here is a video of their own version of 'Happiness' by Jonsi & Alex.


HAYDN Quartet Op.76 No.5

MENDELSSOHN Quartet Op 44 no. 3

SCHUBERT Quartet in G D.887

10 OCTOBER 2015  

Port Regis Hall, Dorset

7.30 PM


Video: Maxwell Quartet Live on Sofar Sounds