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.
Piano Concerto, Op. 54
Symphony No. 10, Op. 93
Pianist Angela Cheng
Pianist Angela Cheng is no stranger to Fort Worth. She stopped during the 2016 Cliburn Amateur Competition to speak with FWSO Principal Keyboardist Shields-Collins Bray.
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
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.