May 27 2017
06:00PM-07:00PM
Candlelight Concert: Thalea

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. Thalea, formed in 2014 at the Zephyr International Chamber Music Festival in Courmayeur, Italy, the Thalea String Quartet has been praised for their “vibrant performance” and “sincere expressivity” (SF Classical Voice). The quartet has performed recitals in Italy, the United States and Canada and was recently appointed as the first quartet-in-residence at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. They were named one of the “Top 10 Bay Area Quartets You Should Know” by CultureTrip.com and were the recipients of the 2016 Barbara Fritz Chamber Music Award from the Berkeley Piano Club. They made their debut at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC in early 2016. The Thalea String Quartet have been featured on KDFC’s The State of the Arts with Jeffrey Freymann and have performed on the program ‘Revolutions per Minute’, hosted by Bay Area Pianist Sarah Cahill on KALW. Reception in the courtyard follows the concert.

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