Teen String Quartet Thrives on Honesty

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Members of the Colburn School Honors String Quartet

Members of the Colburn School Honors String Quartet. (From left: violinists Rieho Yu and Rachel Sandman, violist Jocelin Pan, and cellist Andrew Hayhurst.) From the Top hide caption

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Members of the Los Angeles-based Colburn School Honors String Quartet don't mind criticizing each other. Their honesty makes them better players. "Criticism is helpful," says violinist Rachel Sandman. "And everyone needs improvement." The Quartet plays music from Ravel's String Quartet.



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