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Context’s season closes with the over-the-top passion and intensity of Franck’s Quintet, one of the most thrilling and virtuosic chamber works of all time, and an Everest of late Romanticism—paired with an early Trio by the emerging master of the next generation, Claude Debussy.

Claude Debussy Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano
César Franck Quintet for Strings and Piano
‘Franck’s Quintet’ is generously underwritten by JoAnn Cox.

All perfomances are at
Duncan Recital Hall
Alice Pratt Brown Hall
Rice University

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