January, 2012The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra will present an all-Bach evening next month in the beautiful and acoustically rich new sanctuary of Arborlawn United Methodist Church. Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya conducts.
A special highlight is Bach’s Concerto for Two Violins performed by Michael Shih and Swang Lin on the Fort Worth Symphony’s two Stradivari violins. This is the first and only scheduled concert to feature the FWSO’s pair of Strads side-by-side in featured roles.
7:30 p.m. February 16
Arborlawn United Methodist Church, 5001 Briarhaven Road, Fort Worth
All by J.S. Bach:
Overture to Suite No. 3 in D major for Orchestra, BWV 1068
Cantata No. 4, “Christ lag in Todes Banden,” BWV 4
Concerto in D minor for Two Violins and String Orchestra, BWV 1043
Cantata No. 196, “Der Herr denket an uns,” BWV 196
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Michael Shih, Violin
Swang Lin, Violin
$20, $5 for children (general admission)
Available at the concert or in advance at 817-665-6000.