"the Dover Quartet players have it in them to become the next Guarneri String Quartet — they're that good. Expert musicianship, razor-sharp ensemble, deep musical feeling and a palpable commitment to communication made their performances satisfying on many levels."
came across with brilliance, élan and some of the most agreeable gradations of tone we've heard in months. But this was a mere taste of what was to come.
“The Dover Quartet’s Kennedy Center debut shows why they should be on must-hear list…..a triumph.”
“A quartet to reckon with…for me, this was string quartet nirvana.”
"These young musicians play with remarkable attentiveness and an astonishingly even tone, as if they were four limbs of one instrument."
“A sound so distinctive as to be identified within mere minutes.”
“The Power of the Dover Quartet to communicate a work with awesome sophistication borders on the spiritual.” (Calgary Herald) "Unmistakeable glowing sound...delicious sonority..."
“The young American String Quartet of the moment"
“Confident, sinewy playing of distinctive sound and ample nuance...brilliantly done...terrific quartet."
“Excellent and fast-rising.”
"The quartet has already reached the top echelons of chamber music performance..."
"The Dover Quartet won new fans for its sublime playing"
"An excellent, taut reading"