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Rossini, Saint-Saëns and Mendelssohn

Symphonic

September 18–20, 2020

Dates

  • Fri, Sep 18, 2020, 7:30 PM

  • Sat, Sep 19, 2020, 1:30 PM

  • Sat, Sep 19, 2020, 7:30 PM

  • Sun, Sep 20, 2020, 2:00 PM

Location

Will Rogers Memorial Auditorium

Duration

This concert will last approximately 80 minutes and will be performed without intermission.

Overview

The Overture to The Barber of Seville by Rossini, one of the most popular and recognizable overtures in the repertoire, will joyously welcome you back to the concert hall for the 2020 – 2021 season. And prepare to be dazzled when young piano phenom Stewart Goodyear performs Saint-Saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 2. Experience impressions of Italy – Mediterranean sunshine, religious solemnity, and open countryside – in Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4. 

Read the program here.

Works

ROSSINI
Overture to The Barber of Seville

SAINT-SAËNS
Piano Concerto No. 2

MENDELSSOHN
Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

Pre-Concert Lecture Series

Bachtales with Buddy

Join Principal Keyboardist Buddy Bray for "Bachtales with Buddy" where he delves into the repertoire for our Symphonic Performances! 

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About the Artists

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Patrick Summers

Conductor

Stewart Goodyear

Piano

Plan Your Concert Experience

Concert Conversations

Gain extra insights into our Symphonic programs with Shields-Collins Bray, who presents Concert Conversations one hour prior to each Symphonic Concert. These free pre-concert lectures take place inside the auditorium and often feature recorded excerpts of music you will be hearing performed live as well as conversations with guest artists and visiting composers. 

About Will Rogers Memorial Auditorium