What is a quartet?

A quartet is a group of four musicians playing together or singing together.

You can have different variations of instruments in a quartet. The most popular are the string quartet and the piano quartet.

*Featured image Arianna String Quartet, image via Ching, Flickr

String Quartet

What is a string quartet? A string quartet is one of the common types of quartet It is usually made up of 2 violins viola cello

Piano Quartet

What is a piano quartet? A piano quartet is a popular ensemble in classical music. It is usually made up of: Piano Violin Viola Cello

Other Quartets

There are a number of other types of quartets, two of the more common ones you may come across are the wind quartet and the vocal quartet.

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