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Schumann and Shostakovich


March 13-15, 2020



Bass Performance Hall


Approximately 2 hours with a 20 minute intermission


Guest conductor Carlos Izcaray leads the orchestra in Dukas’ mischievous and playful The Sorcerer’s Apprentice and Shostakovich’s melancholy Symphony No. 10. Plus, Angela Cheng plays Schumann’s rapturous Piano Concerto.

Featured Artists

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Carlos Izcaray, Conductor
Angela Cheng, Piano



Meet the FWSO Musicians after the Saturday performance

Take your standing ovation to Bird Café for cocktails and conversation!

Following the Saturday, March 14 performance, you are invited to join the staff and musicians on the Bird Café patio, located at 155 E. 4th Street in Downtown Fort Worth (just across the corner from Bass Hall).

Discounted food and drink options will be available for purchase, and the conversations and friendships are free!

Plan Your Concert Experience

About the Artist

Get to know guest conductor Carlos Izcaray

About the Artist

Get to know pianist Angela Cheng.

Concert Conversations

Gain extra insights into our Symphonic programs with Shield-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 Bass Performance Hall

Bass Performance Hall is home to the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra's Symphonic, Pops, and Family Series concerts as well as several one-night-only special concerts throughout the season. Learn more about how to make the most of your upcoming concert at this beautiful venue.