France - ProQuartet Resident


Vincent Forestier, violin
Marine Faup-Pelot, violin
Clément Hoareau, viola
Raphaël Ginzburg, cello

Violist Dominik Baranowski and violinist Marine Faup-Pelot, graduates of the Lyon CNSM and founding members of the Quatuor Wassily in 2012, are joined by cellist Raphaël Ginzburg and more recently by violinist Vincent Forestier. They regularly perform in prestigious musical institutions such as La Belle Saison, Le vent sur l’arbre, le Prieuré de Chirens, les Concerts de Vollore, les Jeudis Musivaux à Royan.
The Quatuor Wassily have shared the stage with consummate artists such as Anne Gastinel, Dana Ciocarlie, Jean-François Heisser, Marie-Josèphe Jude, Jean-Marc Phillips-Varjabédian, Vincent Segal, Yovan Markovitch.  Moreover, the quartet frequently participates in mediation and social activities and collaborates with the international association Musethica. In supplement to their Masters in Chamber Music at the Lyon CNSM, the Wassily
has been part of the Villecroze Academy, Musique à Flaine, the Maurice Ravel Academy, and the ProQuartet training programme, among which they studied with members or former members of the Artemis, Belcea, Danel, Ysaÿe, and Ebène quartets.
In 2018, the Wassily won the Tremplin Jeunes Quatuors of the Paris Philharmonie as well as the Musique au Centre Humanis competition, as well as being laureate of the FNAPEC and has produced a first recording, following the Musique au Centre competition. During the 2018-2019 season, the quartet is a resident group at the Lyon Opéra during their Opéra Underground season.