They’re coming from nearly halfway around the world to perform in San Antonio. I reached one of them in Italy.
Quartetto di Cremona. They play chamber music and their first violin is Cristiano Gualco.
“We were born as a quartet in Cremona, that is the city.”
The small northern Italian city of Cremona, with a fine musical tradition, brought together Quartetto. “The violin makers Stradivari, Guarneri and Amati, the three great violin makers, they were born there, they worked in Cremona.”