For more than 50 years, Mann remained the constant in the quartet, inspiring generations of musicians while teaching at both Juilliard and the Manhattan School of Music and mentoring countless ensembles...
In today’s world, it may be hard for some to comprehend the deep significance of Robert Mann’s legacy. Bobby devoted himself passionately and daily to insight of all kinds, hungry as he was to experience the
joy of discovery at every possible moment.
Neil Portnow, President and CEO of the Recording Academy, "Robert was known for his unparalleled technique, passionate approach to classic and contemporary music, and as the driving force behind the
long-running success of the quartet."
Korean-American violinist Elly Suh [...] pays tribute to her late-teacher and mentor, "As all of his students know, his boundless spirit and passion were infectious. You could just feel how the music lived and
breathed inside him."