Masterpiece Series

Marcelo Lehninger

Friday Evenings ~ 8:00 pm
Oxnard Performing Arts Center

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

Sunday Afternoons ~ 4:00 pm
Barnum Hall, Santa Monica

2015 Season

20th Anniversary Season Opener

Indra Thomas

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
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
GarsonViola Variations on a Theme of Paganini
  New West Symphony Commission World Premiere
TchaikovskyCapriccio italien, Opus 45
RepighiPines 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

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

Mozart Great Mass

Jordan Bisch

Friday, May 8, 2015, Oxnard

Saturday, May 9, 2015, Thousand Oaks

Sunday, May 10, 2015, Santa Monica

Marcelo Lehninger, conductor

Jessica Rivera, soprano

Rebecca Ringle, mezzo-soprano

Matthew Plenk, tenor*

Jordan Bisch, bass*

Zobelein20th Anniversary Fanfare
MozartGreat Mass in C Minor, K.427

Program Notes

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