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a legacy of fearless song: Shostakovich, Beethoven, Pavel Haas (CANCELED)
“[They] electrified with their brilliance.” – The Boston Musical Intelligencer
“We need brave music,” wrote Shostakovich. “I mean brave because it is truthful.” The Jewish composer Pavel Haas completed his third string quartet even as Czechoslovakia was being annexed. Beethoven continued to push the boundaries of expression in the face of increasing deafness, and Shostakovich reminds us of the resilience of the human spirit through his powerful declaration of defiance, sorrow, and silence.
Ludwig van Beethoven, Cello Sonata No. 5 in D major, Op. 102,View more
66 Marlborough St., Boston, MA 02116
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These concerts have been canceled.