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Stars of the Symphony


August 26, 2023


  • Sat, Aug 26, 2023, 7:30 PM


Bass Performance Hall


Stars of the Symphony is an evening celebrating the enormous talent of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra musicians collaborating together in virtuosic roles. In this performance, members of the orchestra take the spotlight, from clarinetist Stas Chernyshev and bassoonist Josh Elmore in Strauss’ Duett-Concertino and percussionist Nick Sakakeeny in Toshio Mashima’s Marimba Concerto to Shields-Collins “Buddy” Bray with Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.


ENESCO: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1

RAVEL: Pavane

STRAVINSKY: Pulcinella Suite

STRAUSS: Duett-Concertino Mvt. III

TOSHIO MASHIMA: Marimba Concerto Mvt. III

GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue

Featured Artists

Taichi Fukumura, conductor

Buddy Bray, piano

Stas Chernyshev, clarinet

Josh Elmore, bassoon

Nick Sakakeeny, percussion

Event Information

Will Rogers Auditorium

Will Rogers Auditorium

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