Masterpiece Series

Marcelo Lehninger

Oxnard Performing Arts Center
Friday Evenings ~ 8:00 pm

Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Saturday Evenings ~ 8:00 pm

Barnum Hall/The Broad Stage, Santa Monica
Sunday Afternoons ~ 4:00 pm
Thursday Evening ~ 7:30 pm

2017 Season


Mark Tanner

Friday, Sep 30, 2016, Oxnard

Saturday, Oct 1, 2016, Thousand Oaks

Tania Miller, conductor*

Mark Tanner, cello

MarquezDanzon No. 2**
Del AguilaConcierto en Tango**
CoplandSuite from Appalachian Spring
BizetCarmen Suite**

Program Notes

Rach 2

Vadym Kholodenko

Friday, Nov 4, 2016, Oxnard

Saturday, Nov 5, 2016, Thousand Oaks

Philip Mann, conductor

Vadym Kholodenko, piano*

RachmaninovConcerto No. 2 in C Minor for Piano & Orchestra, Opus 18
New West Symphony Commission (World Premiere)
StravinskySuite from The Firebird (1919)

Program Notes

A Lincoln Portrait

Tom Hallick

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, Oxnard

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017, Santa Monica

Donato Cabrera, conductor*

Smokey Robinson, narrator* (Saturday/Sunday)

Tom Hallick, narrator* (Friday)

AdamsThe Chairman Dances, "Foxtrot for Orchestra"**
CoplandA Lincoln Portrait
DvorakSymphony No. 7 in D Minor, Opus 70**

Program Notes

The Four Seasons

Anne Akiko Meyers

Friday, Feb 24, 2017, Oxnard

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, Feb 26, 2017, Santa Monica

Joshua Gersen, conductor*

Anne Akiko Meyers, violin

RavelLe tombeau de Couperin**
VivaldiThe Four Seasons
MozartSymphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550

Program Notes


Wyant Morton

Friday, Apr 7, 2017, Oxnard

Saturday, Apr 8, 2017, Thousand Oaks

Kynan Johns, conductor*

So Young Park, soprano*

The Cal Lutheran University Choral Ensembles,

Wyant Morton, conductor

BerliozSymphonie fantastique

Program Notes


Garrick Ohlsson

Thursday, May 11, 2017, Santa Monica

Friday, May 12, 2017, Oxnard

Saturday, May 13, 2017, Thousand Oaks

Fawzi Haimor, conductor*

Garrick Ohlsson, piano*

RossiniOverture to La Scala di Seta**
BeethovenConcerto No. 5 in E-flat Major for Piano & Orchestra, Opus 73, "Emperor"
HaydnSymphony No. 104 in D Major, Hob1: 104

Program Notes

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