The Armida Quartet becomes musical ambassador of the climate initiative Orchestras of Change.

The Armida Quartet is the first chamber music ensemble to become an ambassador for the Orchestras of Change Germany association, which was founded in 2020 as a climate and nature conservation initiative by members of numerous professional orchestras. The association announced the collaboration during the German Climate Day on May 12, which included a musical contribution by the quartet.

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In 2019, Wergo released a portrait CD including Anssi Karttunen’s recordings of Hans Werner Henze’s English Love Songs with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Oliver Knussen.