2017/ 18 S EASON
The Beat Goes On! Music of the Baby Boomers
NOVEMBER 3-5, 2017
Stuart Chafetz, conductor
Brian Byrne, conductor Kelly Levesque, vocalist
The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra kicks off its Pops season with a throwback to the ’60s. Join us as six incredible vocalists turn back the clock to when the “Fab Four” took the world by storm, The Supremes put Motown on the map, and The Beach Boys made summer “endless.” Reminisce with music from television, the movies, and the airwaves, including hits by Burt Bacharach, Simon & Garfunkel, Frankie Valli, and more.
Golden Globe nominated composer, conductor Brian Byrne brings an exciting evening of Hollywood film music to the stage. Enjoy hits from John Williams, the James Bond films, Korngold and other favorite movie themes. The fabulous vocalist Kelly Levesque will bring to life popular songs from the movies including Byrne's film songs originally created for Josh Groban, Barbra Streisand, and Kelly Clarkson.
OCTOBER 13-15, 2017
NOVEMBER 24-26, 2017
Ron Spigelman, conductor Tony DeSare, piano and vocals
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor Arlington High School Chamber Singers Lone Star Youth Chorus of Fort Worth Paschal High School Panther Chorale Summit High School Jaguar Chorale
I Love a Piano
Join Tony DeSare and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra for a celebration of iconic piano music that spans more than a century and culminates in Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue. You’ll also hear perennial favorites by Elton John, Ray Charles, John Lennon, and Billy Joel in this must-see tribute to those ivory keys.
Home for the Holidays
Let Miguel Harth-Bedoya and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra help you kick off your holiday season! Home for the Holidays is a fun-filled family tradition that features all of your favorite seasonal songs and a special visit by a man in a red and white suit. Help us bring good tidings to all as we celebrate this season of joy and generosity.
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Published on Jun 21, 2017