April, 2011For the first time, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra will be part of MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival, the four-day downtown street festival of arts, food and fun. On Saturday, April 16, the orchestra will hold an open house at Bass Performance Hall that includes a series of free mini-concerts conducted by Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya. Lobby activities include an instrument petting zoo for kids, meet-and-greets with Harth-Bedoya and our musicians, and more. Visitors are invited to come and go, no tickets required!
· Bass Hall doors open at 1:30 p.m. April 16
· Four free 20-minute concerts between 2 and 4:30 p.m. (anticipated start times are 2:00, 2:40, 3:20 and 4:00)
· Miguel Harth-Bedoya conducts short orchestral favorites, from Beethoven to Star Wars
· · Free FWSO T-shirts for the first 50 audience members at each concert
· Goodie bags for everyone who attends!
· Musical instrument “petting zoo” and other family activities
· Meet-and-greets in the lobby with Miguel Harth-Bedoya and FWSO musicians· CD giveaways and raffles of Concert in the Garden and Bass Performance Hall tickets