Serafin String Quartet Collaborates with Acclaimed Artists in 2018-2019
Serafin String Quartet collaborates with highly acclaimed guest artists and University of Delaware faculty artists to present duos, trios, quartets, quintets and more expanded works in the 2018-2019 season.

Announcing 2018-2019 Season and Important Changes for Serafin String Quartet
Serafin String Quartet welcomes Timothy Schwarz, filling the viola seat for the 2018-2019 concert season, as Sheila Browne turns her attention to individual and solo performance activities. A highly acclaimed violin soloist and chamber musician, Schwarz’s musical accolades begin at age eight, with the first prize award for the Philadelphia Orchestra Children Competition. Also an accomplished violist, Schwarz rejoins the Serafins in this role.

SSQ on Twitter
SSQ on Facebook
SSQ on BlogSpot
SSQ on Flickr

“silken finesse and gritty vibrancy”
- Gramophone Magazine

“performances are exceptional”
- American Record Guide

“playing with style and sophistication”
- The Strad Magazine

Named Top 10 Classical Album by Philadelphia's City Paper. Read more

Serafin String Quartet's world premiere recording of early chamber works by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon was released by Naxos.

"The Serafin apply a silken finesse and gritty vibrancy to their duties and members of the ensemble take part in several other works with first-rate colleagues - pianist Charles Abramovic and bassoonist Eric Stomberg - to telling effect."
    -Donald Rosenberg, Gramophone Magazine

Listen Now: Click here
Buy Now: | iTunes

Serafin String Quartet's debut CD released by Centaur Records.

"...effortlessly delightful in Gershwin's Lullaby [which is] played with style and sophistication. The sound is full and clear."
    -Tim Homfray, Strad Magazine

Listen Now: Click here
Buy Now: Click here

Kate Ransom, violin Timothy Schwarz, violin Esme Allen-Creighton, viola Lawrence Stomberg, cello

Copyright © 2018, Serafin String Quartet. All Rights Reserved.
Photos in this site by Conrad Erb     |     Site designed at