Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra: Enigma Variations at Bass Performance Hall
525 Commerce St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Australian conductor Nicholas Carter leads the orchestra in Elgar’s storied Enigma Variations, 14 charming and vivid sketches of his friends and acquaintances including the “Nimrod” variation. Vaughan Williams’s Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis, scored for a unique arrangement of string instruments, opens the concert. Additionally, pianist Behzod Abduraimov performs Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1.