Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Young British String Players, the critically-acclaimed Ruisi Quartet has established a reputation as a charismatic and expressive ensemble, one of the leading British string quartets of its generation. The quartet performs regularly throughout the UK and Europe and won the Kirkman Concert Society Artists award for 2018/19, as well as being recipients of a Career Development Award from the Banff International String Quartet Competition 2019.
The group has given concerts at many leading venues, including the Wigmore Hall, Kings Place, Royal Albert Hall and Conway Hall, plus appearances in Spain, Germany and Austria. In 2016 the group was Quartet in Residence at the Wye Valley Chamber Music Festival, and in the same year was selected as Tunnell Trust Award winners. Recent highlights include debuts at the Wigmore Hall and St John’s Smith Square in London, performances in France and Canada and live broadcasts on BBC Radio 3. The group made its Russian debut in 2020.