Atomus Quartet - String Quartet
The Atomus Quartet is a string quartet from the Royal Welsh
College of Music & Drama, featuring Chloe Baker, Julia Palmer,
Flora Farquharson and Bryony Rawstron. Formed in 2018, they have
played together in various ensembles over the three years they have
been at RWCMD making a huge contribution to ensemble projects,
within and outside of college, individually playing in ensembles
such as RWCMD String Soloists with Nicola Benedetti and Pieter
Wispelway, principal leaders of sections in RWCMD Symphony
Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and Summer Opera projects.
The Atomus Quartet have received coaching from The Albion
Quartet, The Emerson Quartet, The Castallian Quartet and many other
tutors from RWCMD, such as Alex Thorndike and Dorothea Vogel. Chloe
Baker was also recently awarded with the Bridgewood & Neitzert
Bach Solo Prize by members of The Albion Quartet.
They have also individually performed at prestigious venues and
events such as the Royal Albert Hall, Windsor Castle, St Martin in
the fields, Cadogan Hall, Wigmore Hall, Festival Hall Southbank
Centre, Grieg Concert Hall, World Economic Forum Davos, Barcelona
Cathedral and Szcecin Philharmonic Hall.
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