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Houston Friends of Chamber Music: Fauré Quartett

One of the world’s leading piano quartets comes to Houston! Next Tuesday, Germany’s Fauré Quartett returns to the Bayou City for its second appearance on the Houston Friends of Chamber Music series. Violinist Erika Geldsetzer shares what the group loves about playing in the U.S., plus insights on their program of Frank Bridge, Mozart and Richard Strauss.


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Ms. Geldsetzer chats with Houston Public Media’s Catherine Lu.

Houston Friends of Chamber Music presents the Fauré Quartett in concert on Tuesday, February 25, at 7:30pm in Stude Concert Hall at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music.

Program: Phantasy in f-sharp minor for piano quartet by Frank Bridge; Piano Quartet in E-flat major, K. 493 by Mozart & Piano Quartet in c minor, Op. 13 by R. Strauss

*This interview was recorded by phone on February 17 in the midst of the group’s U.S. Tour.

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Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Senior Content Producer & Announcer

While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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