Passing the Torch (Saturday, January 28, 2017) pairs four Dallas Symphony Orchestra musicians with four musicians who are launching their own performance careers. Held in the Horchow Auditorium at the Dallas Museum of Art (1717 N. Harwood Street, Dallas 75201), the program begins at 3 p.m. with doors opening at 2:30 p.m. The concert is FREE TO THE PUBLIC with no tickets required.
Erin Hannigan, DSO principal oboe, and Nora Prener, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra oboe; Gregory Raden, DSO principal clarinet, and Sarah Demy, Midland-Odessa Symphony and Las Colinas Symphony clarinet; Haley Hoops, DSO french horn, and Katie Wolber, Dallas Opera horn; and retired DSO principal bassoon Wilfred Roberts and John Searcy, graduate of Southern Methodist University and the Yale School of Music, come together to play Franz Joseph Haydn’s Octet in F Major and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Serenade No. 12 in c minor, KV 388.