Listen to some excellent free classical music concerts as the Fine Arts Chamber Players inspire and educate crowds during their free Bancroft Family Concert Season. Concert goers can also catch the rising stars recitals which occur just prior to the main concert during season.
October 23, 2010 Made in the USA: the American Spirit in Music
Vignettes: Covered Wagon Woman by Alan Louis Smith is a recent commission from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. The text is based on the diary of Margaret Frink, who traveled from Indiana to California by covered wagon in 1850. Featured performers include mezzo soprano Virginia Dupuy who will perform with musicians from the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra including Concertmaster Michael Shih, Principal Cellist Karen Basrak and pianist Shields-Collins Bray.
November 20, 2010 Clavier Trio in Concert
Fresh from their New York Carnegie Hall recital, Clavier Trio features Dallas Symphony violinist Arkady Fomin, cellist Jesús Castro-Balbi and pianist David Korevaar in concert.
January 22, 2011 Masterworks for Cello
Dallas Symphony cellist Jolyon Pegis and friends present an afternoon of baroque and early classical cello concerti.
February 19, 2011 Artistic Inspiration
The Aeolus Quartet, a string quartet in residence at the University of Texas at Austin, will perform Dan Welcher’s String Quartet No. 3 “Cassatt” based on three paintings by American artist Mary Cassatt. Composer Dan Welcher will open the program with commentary on the composition.
March 19, 2011 Duos of Distinction
Fort Worth Symphony Associate Concertmaster Swang Lin and FWSO violinist Sergey Tsoy are featured in Ysaye’s Sonata for Two Violins in A minor and Prokofiev’s Sonata for Two Violins in C Major, Op. 56.
April 16, 2011 Chamber Music Charm
Mount Vernon Music performs Brahms’ Trio for horn, violin and piano and Mozart’s Quintet for horn and strings featuring guest artist Geoffrey Winter of the American Horn Quartet.
May 21, 2011 5th Annual Charles Barr Memorial Concert
Russell Houston, an award-winning sixteen-year-old Dallas cellist, will present a recital honoring the memory of Dallas-born bassist Charles Barr.
No Admission Charge, No Reservations Required
Concerts begin at 3:00pm, doors open at 2:30pm
Dallas Museum of Art
1717 N. Harwood
Dallas TX 75201