As an accomplished classical ensemble the Marten String
Quartet have performed at the Wigmore Hall, the foyer of the Festival
Hall and the Purcell Room. They have also given recitals in St Mary
Le Bow (London), St James Piccadilly and St Martin in the Fields and
undertaken work for the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
The quartet have recieved masterclasses from many eminent musicians
including the Amadeus Quartet, the Alberni Quartet, the Brodsky Quartet,
the Vermeer Quartet, the Lindsay Quartet, the Endellion Quartet and
members of the Nash Ensemble.
The members of the quartet completed their music studies at the UK’s
leading music colleges; Trinity College of Music, Royal Northern College
of Music, Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Academy
of Music. They currently combine their work as a quartet with busy freelance
careers in many areas of the music business, including work for orchestras
such as the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia
Orchestra and shows such as Chicago, Beauty and the Beast and the Lion