2008-2009 Season

Bravo Beethoven

Friday, Oct 10, 2008, Oxnard
Saturday, Oct 11, 2008, Thousand Oaks
Sunday, Oct 12, 2008, Santa Monica

Boris Brott, conductor
Corey Cerovsekviolin*


Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3, Opus 72b<
Beethoven Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 36
Beethoven Concerto in D Major for Violin &
Orchestra, Opus 61


“New World”

Friday, Nov 7, 2008, Oxnard
Saturday, Nov 8, 2008 Thousand Oaks
Sunday, Nov 9, 2008, Santa Monica

Boris Brottconductor
Ballet Soloists


Grieg Suite No. 1 from the Incidental Music
to Ibsen’s Peer Gynt, Opus 46
Beethoven Scenes from The Creatures of Prometheus, Opus 43
Pictures at an Exhibition


Sponsored by Micheline and Albert Sakharoff

Movie Medley

Friday, Jan 23, 2009, Oxnard
Saturday, Jan 24, 2009, Thousand Oaks
Sunday, Jan 25, 2009, Santa Monica

Boris Brottconductor
Sean Chenpiano

Bernstein Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 43
Herman Suite for Strings from Psycho
Rózsa Spellbound Concerto
Willams Adventures on Earth from E.T.


Sponsored by DCH Lexus of Oxnard, Santa Monica Daily Press and the Gilbert Foundation

String Stravaganza

Friday, Feb 27, 2009, Oxnard
Saturday, Feb 28, 2009, Thousand Oaks
Sunday, Mar 1, 2009, Santa Monica

Boris Brott, conductor
Sara Davis Buechnerpiano*


Britten Simple Symphony for String Orchestra, Opus 4
Mozart Concerto No. 14 for Piano and Orchestra in E-flat Major, K. 449
Barber Adgio for Strings
Dvorák Serenade for Strings in E Major, Opus 22


Concert sponsored by Santa Barbara Bank & Trust and the Alliance for the Arts

Hungarian Rhapsody

Friday, Apr 24, 2009, Oxnard
Saturday, Apr 25, 2009, Thousand Oaks
Sunday,Apr. 26, 2009, Santa Monica

Boris Brottconductor
Arnaldo Cohenpiano


Bartók Concerto for Orchestra
Kodály Dances of Galánta
Liszt Concerto No. 1 for Piano & Orchestra in E-flat Major,
S. 124


Concert sponsored by the Ventura County Star, West County Voice, New West Symphony League and the Westside Affiliates

String Sensation

Friday, May 15, 2009, Oxnard
Saturday, May 16, 2009, Thousand Oaks
Sunday, May 17, 2009, Santa Monica

Boris Brottconductor
Paul Friedflute
Charles Stetemanviolin
Mark Tanner, cello


Arensky Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
for String Orchestra, Opus 35a
Vivaldi Concerto in D Major for Flute, Strings and Continuo,
Opus 10, No. 3 (RV 428), “Il Gardellino”
J. S. Bach Concerto in A Minor No. 1 for Violin, Strings and   Continuo, BWV 1041
Tchaikovsky Pezzo Capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 62
Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings in C Major, Opus 48


Concert sponsored by the Musicians of the New West Symphony