Founded in 2004, Aroha have been regulars for SundayConcerts. Haihong Liu (violin) and Zhongxian Jin (viola) are original members of the Aroha Quartet. Robert Ibell (cello) joined the group in 2009 and Konstanze Artmann (violin) in late 2018. In addition to quartets by Haydn, Webern and Tchaikovsky is a piece by Polish composer Grażyna Bacewicz that won her first prize at an international competition for string quartets in 1951.
Joseph Haydn - String Quartet in D major Op 64 No 5 'TheLark'
Grażyna Bacewicz - String Quartet No 4
Anton Webern - Six Bagatelles Op 9
Pyotr Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No 1 in D major Op 11