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The Fantastic Fables of La Fontaine – Early Music Southwest

Fred and Christina Edelen of Early Music Southwest introduce us to The Fantastic Fables of La Fontaine, a program of stories and music inspired by the animal fables of 17th-century French writer, Jean de La Fontaine. The program is part of a Family Art Workshop, presented by the Museum of Fine Arts Houston's Rienzi.

Bob Stevenson chats with harpsichordist Christina Edelen and cellist Fred Edelen of Early Music Southwest.

Pictured: Gustave Doré, The Hare and the Frogs from The Fables of La Fontaine; image courtsey of MFAH