Date(s) - 04/08/2017
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
Producer: New West Symphony
Phone Number: 805-497-5880
The Masterpiece Series comprises six different programs – and a total of 15 concert performances presented at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center, the Bank of America Performing Arts Center at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Barnum Hall and The Broad Stage in Santa Monica.
Australian conductor Kynan Johns, who has served as the resident conductor of the Palau de les Arts “Reina Sofia”, in Valencia, Spain under both Zubin Mehta and Lorin Maazel, will be the guest conductor for “Fantastique”.
Founded in 1995, the New West Symphony is a professional orchestra that draws its players from the rich talent pool of professional Los Angeles-area musicians. The Symphony is the resident company of the Oxnard Performing Arts Center, the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, and Barnum Hall in Santa Monica. It presents six Masterpiece Series concerts annually, performing major works from the symphonic repertoire with internationally acclaimed artists as guest soloists. The Symphony also provides quality outreach and educational opportunities for the communities it serves through its annual Symphonic Adventures concert programs for youth, its traveling Music Van, and its New West Symphony Harmony Project of Ventura County, a year-round music and leadership program for underserved students.