The winners of the International String Quartet Competition Bad Tölz 2023 were selected yesterday by the 7-member jury headed by Günter Pichler.

1st Prize: Chaos String Quartet, Vienna (Austria)

2nd Prize: Affinity Quartet, Melbourne (Australia)

3rd Prize: Abeo Quartet , Delaware (USA)

Esterhazy Special Prize: best Haydn interpretation: Erinys Quartet, Helsinki (Finland)

Audience Award City of Bad Tölz / 1.000 €: Erinys Quartet, Helsinki (Finland)

You can listen to both days of the competition in the livestream at the following links:

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