2018-2019 Classical Series

September 29, 2018 – 8:00 PM 
OPENING NIGHT: BERNSTEIN & GERSHWIN

Eckart Preu, conductor | Terrence Wilson, piano

Bernstein
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Gershwin
Rhapsody in Blue
Gershwin
Second Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra
Bates
Mothership
Zappa
G-Spot Tornado

November 10, 2018 – 8:00 PM 
BRAHMS & DVORÁK

Eckart Preu, conductor | Roger Wilkie, violin

Brahms
Violin Concerto, op. 77, D major
Dvorák
Symphony No. 7, op. 70, D minor
Elkington
Out of the Mist

February 2, 2019 – 8:00 PM 
BEETHOVEN’S EROICA

Eckart Preu, conductor  

Beethoven
Symphony No. 3, op. 55, E-flat major, Eroica
Haydn
Symphony No. 85, B-flat major, La Reine
Boulogne
Overture to L’amant anonyme

March 9, 2019 – 8:00 PM 
NORTHERN LIGHTS

Eckart Preu, conductor | Joshua Roman, cello

Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme, op. 33
Sibelius
Symphony No. 3, op. 52, C major
Sibelius
Finlandia, op. 26 
Bjarnason
Bow to String, Movements 1 & 3
Rautavaara
Symphony No. 7, Angel of Light

April 27, 2019 – 8:00 PM 
MOZART’S JUPITER

Eckart Preu, conductor | Simone Porter, violin

Pärt
Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
Mozart
Symphony No. 41, C major, Jupiter
Golijov
Sidereus 
Korngold
Violin Concerto, op. 35, D major

June 8, 2019 – 8:00 PM 
BEETHOVEN’S NINTH

Eckart Preu, conductor 
Long Beach Camerata Singers
, chorus
Kala Maxym
, soprano | I-Chin Feinblatt, alto 
Jason Francisco, tenor | Steven Pence, bass

Handel
Royal Fireworks Music 
Beethoven
Symphony No. 9, op. 125, D minor