2022 Edition

- August 7 to 20

Van Kuijk

France
Year(s) at MISQA
Quartet members

Violin: Nicolas Van Kuijk

Violin: Sylvain Favre

Viola: Grégoire Vecchioni

Cello: François Robin

Biography

Winner of the1st prize, Haydn prize and Beethoven prize at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition in London, the Van Kuijk Quartet was also awarded the very first MISQA Prize of this prestigious competition.
Former in 2012, the quartet was rewarded early on with the first prize at the 2013 Trondheim International competition. After early studies with the Ysaÿe Quartet, the Van Kuijk went on to study at the Queen Sofia’s Superior School of Music in Madrid under the tutelage of Günter Pichler.
An established presence in major international venues, the quartet has also worked with Gerhard Schulz, Michael Tree, André Roy, Heime Müller and with members of the Vogler Quartet.