St. Petersburg Piano Quartet

About the Artists

The St. Petersburg Piano Quartet was founded in spring of 2014, making its début in New York City the same season with a pair of extremely successful concerts on the popular Barge Music series. Since then, they have performed nationwide, including the Da Camera Society in Los Angeles, Music Mountain, Flagler Museum in Palm Beach, Friends of Chamber Music of Troy, NY; Music at Kohl Mansion, and many other series.

Alla Aranovskaya and Boris Vayner are the first violinist and violist of the St. Petersburg String Quartet, one of the world’s most esteemed chamber ensembles. The St. Petersburg String Quartet won 1st Prize at the All-Soviet Union String Quartet Competition, the Silver Medal and a Special Prize at the Tokyo International Chamber Music Competition, 1st Prize and both Special Prizes at the Vittorio Gui International Competition for Chamber Ensembles in Florence, Italy, and First Prize and the “Grand Prix Musica Viva” at the Melbourne, Australia International Chamber Music Competition.’’ They received a GRAMMY nomination and “Best Record” honors in Gramophone Magazine, held a five-year residency at the Oberlin Conservatory, and gave hundreds of concerts on many of North America, Europe and Asia’s most prestigious series and festivals. 

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Concert Details

Nov. 1, 2018, 7:30 p.m. 

St. Mark's Episcopal Church 

Parish Hall

General admission $25; FREE student passes


St. Petersburg Piano Quartet performs the Mozart Piano Quartet in G Minor, K. 478