was set up in 1995 as a classic format string quartet with a less than classic,
all - female membership. It brought together experienced woman chamber players
who have since reached a remarkable achiavement in blending the qualities
of two exquisite quartet school: Czech and Russian. Within a relatively
short time the Venus Quartet has earned for itself a stable position on the
Czech and internationalconcert platforms.
The Venus Quartet's repertoire includes classics of Czech and world
music, but also some less frequently performed works.
Importantly, the ensemble devotes part of its activity to presenting
contemporary Czech music.