Brahms’ Symphony No. 1

Gemma New, conductor
Sarah Shellman, violin

Schumann: Manfred Overture
Clyne: The Seamstress
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

Guest conductor Gemma New leads a concert highlighting the influence of women, with Brahms’ Symphony No. 1 and Schumann’s Manfred Overture, as well as TFO’s own Sarah Shellman on Anna Clyne’s The Seamstress.

Free tickets for kids and teens in advance. Click here for more information.

Notes from a Musician’s House: Sarah Shellman’s husband, Greg Rollins, has been watching his wife prepare for her performance of Anna Clyne’s The Seamstress since it was first announced. As a guest writer for TFO’s Blog, he’s allowed us to take a sneak peek into the home he shares with Shellman in the months before the concert. Click the links below to visit each post on the blog.

At home, silence is golden for violinist – and her cat
Confession: I like contemporary classical music
My wife devoted a year to one violin concerto. Here’s why.

Watch Sarah Shellman’s interview on ABC’s Morning Blend here.


Friday, April 12, 2019 at 8:00pm – Tampa, Straz Center (STRAZ)

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:00pm – St Petersburg, Mahaffey Theater (MAH)

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 2:00pm – St Petersburg, Mahaffey Theater (MAH)