1828 & 1955: Schubert and DBR

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  • Date: September 19, 2021
  • Time: 4:00pm
  • Location: 4101 Grove Ave, Richmond, VA 23221
  • Venue: 7th Street Christian Church

In 1828, Franz Schubert gave the only public concert of his own works and wrote some of his most famous pieces. In 1955, the esteemed activist Rosa Parks sparked the Civil Rights Movement. In 2021, the award-winning Thalea String Quartet joins CMCSVA Artistic Director James Wilson to perform two visionary works inspired by these years – Schubert’s majestic Cello Quintet in C major, D.956; and String Quartet no. 5 (“Parks”) by violinist/composer Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR).