The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya invite non-professional orchestras from the state of Texas to apply for the opportunity to perform at Bass Performance Hall as part of the second annual Festival of Orchestras on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Selected orchestras will perform throughout the day, and these performances will be free and open to the public. The event will culminate with a regularly scheduled Symphonic performance by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra on Saturday evening (this performance is ticketed as usual).

10:00 AMFrisco Youth Symphony Orchestra (Frisco)
11:00 AMMidway High School Symphony Orchestra (Waco)
12:00 PMCentennial High School Honor String Orchestra (Frisco)
1:00 PMBooker T. Washington HSPVA Symphony Orchestra (Dallas)
2:00 PMJasper High School Symphony Orchestra (Plano)
3:00 PMNew Texas Symphony Orchestra (Dallas)
4:00 PMFort Worth Youth Orchestra (Fort Worth)
5:00 PMMesquite Symphony Orchestra (Mesquite)
7:30 PMFort Worth Symphony Orchestra (Fort Worth)*
*this performance is ticketed as usual.

For questions regarding the Festival of Orchestras, please contact Lindsey Branch, Director of Education & Community Programs, at