2019/2020 Masterpiece Series

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As a New West Symphony subscriber, you have first priority to renew your seats for our upcoming 2019/2020 season.

Renew by April 20th and receive TWO FREE tickets to our upcoming “Russian Troika” concert featuring violin virtuoso Philippe Quint performing Tchaikovsky’s exciting Violin Concerto.

To renew your subscription, call us at 866-776-8400 or send us an email for login information to renew online.

25th Season Salute

We welcome Maestro Michael Christie and feature members of the New West Symphony orchestra alongside one of America’s great jazz legends, for a swinging start to a special season.

Saturday, October 5, 2019 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, October 6, 2019 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Michael Christie, conductor
Marcus Roberts Trio, guest artists

CoriglianoSalute
Gershwin | Concerto in F
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade

Trip The Light Fantastic

From the dawn of humanity, music has made our bodies move and spirits soar.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, November 17, 2019 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Michael Christie, conductor
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Julien Labro, bandoneon
Dancers

BartókRomanian Folk Dances
Frank | Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout
Labro | New West Symphony world premiere commission for guitar and bandoneon
Piazzolla The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Copland | Hoedown

Happy 250th, Ludwig!

Beethoven ignited a fire of emotion in a way people had never before connected to any form of music.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, January 26, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Steffan Sanderling, guest conductor
Eroica Trio, guest artists

Beethoven | Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello, Piano, and Orchestra
Beethoven | Symphony No. 3

Dreams

Uplifting  music that acted as a beacon of hope, buoying people’s souls in the darkest of times.

Saturday, February 29, 2020 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, March 1, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Michael Christie, conductor
Vocal Soloists
Women’s and Children’s Choirs

MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Krása | Brundibár

Violins of Hope

Select New West Symphony musicians will perform on the Violins of Hope, a collection of string instruments lovingly restored and with their own stories from the Holocaust. “Heichalos” was composed expressly for Violins of Hope.

Saturday, April 18, 2020 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, April 19, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Michael Christie, conductor
Olga Kern, piano

Newman | Diary of Anne Frank Suite
Leshnoff | Symphony No. 4, “Heichalos”
Rachmaninoff | Piano Concerto No. 3

Sarah Chang | Brahms Violin Concerto

Sarah Chang returns to perform majestic Brahms with the New West Symphony.

Saturday, May 2, 2020 | 7:30 PM | Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sunday, May 3, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Oxnard Performing Arts Center

Michael Christie, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin

Sibelius | Symphony No. 3
Brahms | Violin Concerto