Masters of Melody

Sat, Oct. 1, 2022 – Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Sun, Oct. 2, 2022 – Rancho Campana Performing Arts Center in Camarillo

Timeless melodies lead us from the heights of ecstasy to the depths of despair. Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony and classic melodies from Mexico and The Great American Songbook connect us to our past and carry us through our lives.


Irving Berlin | “Alexander’s Ragtime Band”

Stephen Foster | “Beautiful Dreamer”

WC Handy | “Saint Louis Blues”

Gershwin | Fascinating Rhythm

Giovanni Bottesini | Double Bass Concerto No. 2 in B Minor

Xavier Foley | Soul Bass, II. “Chorus”

Ramirez | “La Malagueña”

Carillo | “Sabor A Mi”

Juan Díaz del Moral and Emilio D. Uranga | “Allá en el Rancho Grande”

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Symphony No. 41, “Jupiter”


Michael Christie, conductor
Xavier Foley, double bass
Hermanos Herrera, guest ensemble
Brighton Thomas, guest vocalist

Brighton Thomas, guest vocalist

Program and artists are subject to change.

Thousand Oaks, Bank of America Performing Arts Center

Rancho Campana Performing Arts Center

Questions? Call us at 805.497.5880/866.776.8400

With Thanks to Our 2022-2023 Season Sponsors

Grandioso Season Sponsor
John Hammer

Bravura Season Sponsor
John Shwope and Karen Dean Fritts, Ph.D.

Largo Season Sponsors
In loving memory of Cyril Reed Collett
Karen and Dr. Paul Finkel
Nancy Israel

Crescendo Season Sponsor
Fran Elson in memory of my beloved life partner, Ed Elson
Barbara Meister
Angelique Friend, Probate Services, Inc.

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