December, 2011The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra continues the 2011-2012 Symphonic Series January 13-15 at Bass Performance Hall, with Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya conducting BEETHOVEN & BRAHMS with guest pianist Arnaldo Cohen.
Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10-$79 at 817-665-6000 or www.fwsymphony.org.
Here’s the program:
ROSSINI Overture to William Tell
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1 (with Arnaldo Cohen, soloist)
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major
The Brazilian-born virtuoso Arnaldo Cohen is a full professor of piano at Indiana University. Long in demand internationally as a concert soloist, he has in the past few years entered a rarefied echelon among performers in the U.S., too. The Chicago Tribune named him “the greatest pianist you’ve never heard of.” For his complete biography, please see www.fwsymphony.org/hld/bio.asp?bio=377.
For FWSO program notes on the Rossini, Beethoven and Brahms works, please see www.fwsymphony.org/concerts/concerts.asp?concert=162
These concerts are part of the American Airlines Symphonic Series and are made possible by season sponsors American Airlines, Star-Telegram and Worthington Renaissance Hotel. Promotional support is provided by Star-Telegram and WRR Classical 101.1 FM.
High-res photos of Arnaldo Cohen and Miguel Harth-Bedoya are available on request.