The Medici String Quartet has been in existence since 1974. They have been ensemble in residence at the University of Surrey since 1996, and have strong links with the Royal College of Music in Stockholm.
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing is a French politician who was born in 1926. He served as President of the French Republic between 1974 and 1981.
Click here to listen to the Medici Quartet play Haydn's String Quartet in C Major, Op 20 on Spotify.