Season Finale: Jennifer Higdon, Kevin Day, and Mahler 5

In partnership with the International Trombone Festival and Texas Christian University, The FWSO’s season finale goes out with a blast, spotlighting the brass instruments of the orchestra. Music Director Robert Spano will lead the ensemble in a brand-new double concerto for trombone and piano titled DEPARTURES by Texas Christian University alumnus Kevin Day, as well as Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon’s river sings a song to trees. For the big finish: Mahler’s Symphony No. 5.


DAY: DEPARTURES: Double Concerto for Trombone, Piano, & Orchestra

HIGDON: river sings a song to trees

MAHLER: Symphony No. 5

Featured Artists

Robert Spano, conductor

Peter Steiner, trombone

Constanze Hochwartner, piano

Jennifer Higdon, composer

Kevin Day, composer

In partnership with the International Trombone Festival and Texas Christian University


Jun 01, 2024


Bass Performance Hall