The Lafayette String Quartet and the University of Victoria welcomes Canada’s first Graduate String Quartet-Quarteto Chroma, from Mexico. This award-winning string quartet brings an excellence in ensemble playing in a variety of musical styles.
The University of Victoria School of Music String program offers bachelors and masters degrees in violin, viola and cello performance. There are ample performance opportunities for everyone. Students enjoy a strong camaraderie and healthy competition, supporting each other in their studies. The Lafayette Quartet regularly invite guest artists for masterclasses and performances. Students are encouraged to enter the annual Bach competition, the Concerto Competition and many other performance and study opportunities. Enjoy the intimacy of a small school combined with the excellence of a well-rounded program of study. All students, regardless of their degree receive weekly private lessons, weekly chamber music coaching, and the opportunity to work closely with the world-renowned Lafayette String Quartet on the beautiful campus of the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada.
We are very proud of our students, current and alumni.