Endings and Beginnings
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with guest pianist Stephen Prutsman
A juxtaposition of one of Shostakovich's darkest string quartets, intended to be his final work and personal musical epitaph, and Schumann's heroic piano quintet, the first major work of a genre which would become a fixture of the chamber music repertoire.
Program: Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8 and Schumann Piano Quintet
Doors open at 5:30, Music begins at 6 p.m.
Wine and cheese reception with the musicians to follow.