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 [Their style] departs from the hard bitten attack currently in favor and instead recalls the aristocratic style of prewar European quartets. -The New York Times

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Shanghai Quartet shares brilliance with MMF

Bennington Banner, August 22, 2008
Author: JOSEPHSCHAAF, Special to the Ban

No doubt about Shanghai Quartet

The Ottawa Citizen, July 28, 2008
Author: Richard Todd

Songs East and West, a Harmonic Divergence

The New York TimesFrom, April 11, 2008

Shanghai Quartet's music translates well

Pittsburgh Post Gazette, April 02, 2008
Author: Andrew Druckenbrod

Different paths to a rare beauty

Los Angeles Times, March 27, 2008
Author: Richard S. Ginell

Chen Yi woos with a seductive and distinctive 'Beauty'

San Francisco Chronicle, March 18, 2008
Author: Joshua Kosman

China String Quartet Impresses

Honolulu Advertiser, October 26, 2007
Author: Gregg S. Geary

Shanghai Quartet brings Tulsa crowd to its feet

Tulsa World, October 02, 2007
Author: James D. Watts Jr.

Cultures in Combination to Commemorate a Tragedy - Music Review 'Musicians for Harmony'

New York Times, September 13, 2007
Author: Vivien Schweitzer

From East to West and back again

Ottawa Citizen, July 28, 2007
Author: Richard Todd

Stirring the Spirit With a Most Familiar Lament

New York Times, September 11, 2006
Author: Steven Smith

"An ensemble with such virtuosity and style"

The Washington Post, April 28, 2006
Author: Daniel Ginsberg

Shanghai Quartet is lyrical, poetic

Desert Morning News, April 21, 2006
Author: Edward Reichel

Shanghai shines with Beethoven retrospective

Salt Lake Tribune, April 19, 2006
Author: Robert Coleman

A Musical Treasure Trove

The Daily Vanguard, January 20, 2006
Author: P.A. Coleman

Expressive Shanghai Quartet mixes Eastern and Western musical voices

The Oregonian, January 19, 2006
Author: James McQuillen

"Shanghai Quartet echoes Beethoven"

The Newark Star-Ledger, October 04, 2005
Author: Willa J. Conrad

"Program as good as Brahms gets"

The Richmond Times Dispatch, September 20, 2005
Author: Clarke Bustard

"Shanghai Quartet executes recital with emotive finesse"

The Bangor Daily News, August 24, 2005
Author: Helen York

"The Shanghai Quartet are Fantastic"

The Package (New Zealand), June 30, 2005
Author: Andrew Loughnan

" A performance demonstrating the greatest skill and subtlety"

The Hawks Bay Today (New Zealand), June 22, 2005
Author: Peter Williams

"Exquisite performance enthrals audience"

The Otago Daily Times (New Zealand), June 21, 2005
Author: Holly Mathieson

Shanghai Quartet Holds Audiences Breathless in D.C.

The Washington Post, September 27, 2004
Author: Grace Jean

Shanghai Quartet, Pianist Find Soul of Schumann Piece

Richmond Times-Dispatch, June 04, 2004
Author: Clarke Bustard

Even Free Music May Not Get the Audience It Deserves

New York Times, April 23, 2004
Author: Jeremy Eichler

Quartet Plays with Elegance, Fire and Spirit

Desert Morning News, January 15, 2004
Author: Rebecca Howard

Shanghai Quartet Lifts War-Torn Spirits

The Birmingham News, March 30, 2003

A Passionate Performance

Albuquerque Journal, January 12, 2003
Author: Joanne Sheehy

10th Anniversary Concert

The Richmond Times-Dispatch, March 30, 2000
Author: Clarke Bustard

Salt Lake City

The Salt Lake Tribune, March 04, 2000
Author: Jeff Manookian

An Excerpt

Strings, March 01, 2000
Author: Edith Eisler


The Strad, February 01, 2000
Author: Dennis Rooney

Quartet and Friends Make a Stunning Impression

The Richmond Times-Dispatch, January 22, 2000
Author: Clarke Bustard

Gunter Theatre, Greenville, SC

The Greenville News, January 14, 2000
Author: Ann Hicks

The Shanghai's Houston Premiere

The Houston Chronicle, November 30, 1999
Author: Charles Ward