Banff International String Quartet Competition (BISQC)

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Country and Region CanadaAlberta
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Banff, Alberta, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Banff International String Quartet Competition
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Box 1020, Station 23
Banff, Alberta T1L 1H5 Canada
Phone: (01) 403-762-6188

Festival Description

A highly anticipated triennial event—the Banff International String Quartet Competition (BISQC) is one of the leading international music competitions. For six exhilarating days, 10 of the world’s best young string quartets perform for a most distinguished jury, for an enthusiastic audience, and for each other in the quest to win this prestigious competition. The program includes a lecture series.

Festival Dates August 26 - September 1, 2013
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