March 27 | 4pm
Context showcases extraordinary students from Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, in duos and chamber music of luscious music from a lost world. Best known now for his songs, Reynaldo Hahn’s expansive and ravishing Quintet conjures the sensuality and elegance of high French culture in the looming shadow of the Great War.
- paul dukas — Villanelle for Horn
- claude debussy — In Black and White for Two Pianos
- jacques ibert — Jeux for Flute
- reynaldo hahn — Quintet for Strings and Piano