2015 Season

20th Anniversary Season Opener

Gabriela Montero

Friday, Oct 17, 2014, Oxnard

Saturday, Oct 18, 2014, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Oct 19, 2014, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger

Gabriela Montero piano*

Indra Thomas soprano*

CoriglianoPromenade Overture
GriegConcerto in A Minor for Piano & Orchestra, Opus 16
Villa-LobosBachianas brasileiras No. 5
BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story

Program Notes

Gabriela Montero's appearance generously underwritten by a gift from Karen & Paul Finkel.

Lynn Harrell Plays Dvorak

Lynn Harrell

Friday, Nov 7, 2014, Oxnard

Saturday, Nov 8, 2014, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Nov 9, 2014, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger conductor

Lynn Harrell cello*

DvorakConcerto in B Minor for Cello & Orchestra, Opus 104
BrahmsSymphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 73

Program Notes

Lynn Harrell's appearance partially underwritten by a generous gift from Larry Janss.

Pines of Rome

Lauren Chipman

Friday, Jan 23, 2015, Oxnard

Saturday, Jan 24, 2015, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Jan 25, 2015, Santa Monica

Boris Brott conductor

Lauren Chipman viola*

RossiniOverture to William Tell
GarsonGarson Concerto for Viola, Jazz Trio and Orchestra Based on a Theme by Paganini
  New West Symphony Commission World Premiere
TchaikovskyCapriccio italien, Opus 45
RespighiPines of Rome

Program Notes

Rachmaninov

Sean Chen

Friday, Feb 27, 2015, Oxnard

Saturday, Feb 28, 2015, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Mar 1, 2015, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger conductor

Sean Chen piano

StravinskySuite No. 2 for Small Orchestra
Saint-SaënsConcerto No. 2 in G Minor for Piano & Orchestra,
  Opus 22
RachmaninovSymphony No. 2 in E Minor, Opus 27

Program Notes

Sean Chen's appearance generously underwritten by a gift from
Nancy Israel.

The Planets

Jennifer Frautschi

Friday, Mar 27, 2015, Oxnard

Saturday, Mar 28, 2015, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger conductor

Jennifer Frautschi violin*

SibeliusConcerto in D Minor for Violin & Orchestra, Opus 47
HolstThe Planets

Program Notes

Jennifer Frautschi's appearance generously underwritten by a gift from Doug & Penny Yarrow.

Mozart Great Mass

Los Robles Master Chorale, Lesley Leighton

Friday, May 8, 2015 Oxnard

Saturday, May 9, 2015, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, May 9, 2015, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger conductor

Jessica Rivera soprano

Rebecca Ringle mezzo-soprano

Matthew Plenk tenor*

Andrew C raig Brown bass-baritone*

California Lutheran University Choral Ensembles,
Wyant Morton
director

Los Robles Master Chorale, Lesley Leighton artistic director

ZobeleinNew West Fanfare
MozartGreat Mass in C Minor, K.427

Program Notes

This concert presented without intermission. Late comers will not be seated during the performance. Duration approximately 65 minutes.

*New West Symphony Debut Artists
**First New West Symphony Performance
All dates, programs, guest artists subject to change.