New Century Chamber Orchestra: American Masters
May 9-12, 2019
New Century's season concludes with a selection of American chamber orchestra masterworks by Samuel Barber, Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin. The Marcus Roberts Trio makes its New Century debut.
Aaron Copland: Old American Folk Songs (arr. Paul Bateman)
Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Leonard Bernstein: Selected Works
George Gershwin: Song Suite for Violin and Orchestra (arr. Paul Bateman)
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 10am-- Trinity + St. Peter's Church, San Francisco
Thursday, May 9, 2019 -- 7:30pm -- First Congregational Church Berkeley, Berkeley
Friday, May 10, 2019 -- 7:30pm -- Oshman JCC, Palo Alto
Saturday, May 11, 2019 -- 7:30pm --San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco
Sunday, May 12, 2019-- 3:00pm -- Osher Marin JCC, San Rafael
The Little Mermaid: An immersive Live-to-Film Concert Experience
May 17th & 18th, 2019 -- 8pm
Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA
DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID will be given new life for two special evenings under the sea at the Hollywood (Fish)Bowl. Coinciding with the 30th anniversary of the classic Disney film, the production features an all-star cast of performers including Lea Michele (as Ariel), Harvey Fierstein (as Ursula), Cheech Marin (as Chef Louis), Peter Gallagher (as King Triton), Leo Gallo (as Prince Eric), Ken Page (as Sebastian) and special guest Alan Menken, who will perform the songs from the OscarOscar® and GrammyOscar® -winning score as the film plays on the Bowl's movie screen accompanied by a full, live orchestra.