Norfolk Chamber Music Festival–Yale Summer School of Music

Virtual Series | Summer 2021

Friday, July 9 | 7:30 p.m.


Music From Troubled Times

KLEIN   String Trio for Violin, Viola, and Cello
SHOSTAKOVICH   Piano Trio No. 2 in e minor
ROUMAIN   Twin Stars: Diamond Variations for Dae’Anna** (world premiere)

Brandie Sutton  soprano
Terrence Chin-Loy  tenor
Abeo Quartet
Masha Lakisova*  violin
Gregory Lewis*  violin
Bethany Hargreaves*  viola
Peter Eom*  cello
Macintyre Taback*  cello
Boris Berman  piano
Melvin Chen  piano

* Norfolk Festival Fellows

** Daniel Bernard Roumain's Twin Stars: Diamond Variations for Dae’Anna is part of the Festival's Musical Bridges project made possible through the generous support of the Desai Family Foundation. 

LEARN MORE about DBR's piece and the Musical Bridges project.

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Trilloquy: Opus 105 - Genre Desegregation

Composer Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) and Festival Director Melvin Chen join host Garrett McQueen on Trilloquy for a discussion on DBR's upcoming premiere and continued activism in concert hall spaces.