Guildhall String Ensemble

directed by Endellion Quartet's Andrew Watkinson

Portrait of Tchaikovsky

Andrew Watkinson, first violinist of the Endellion Quartet, leads listeners on a journey through classic string ensemble repertoire.

From the despair of Shostakovich’s String Quartet No 8 to the joy of Tchaikovsky’s String Serenade, all performed by the Guildhall String Ensemble.

Read our Q&A with Andrew Watkinson, who talks about the choice of repertoire, the key to longevity as an ensemble and shares advice for young musicians.

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