The New Century Chamber Orchestra, founded in 1992, looks for fresh, exciting ways to present classical music by combining performances of extraordinary quality with innovative programming. Case in point: This program pairs J. S. Bach and Philip Glass, with pianist Simone Dinnerstein performing Glass’ newest piano concerto and Bach’s Keyboard Concerto in G Minor.
Henry Purcell: Chacony in G Minor (arr. Britten)
Bryce David Dessner: Aheym
Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso in D Minor, No.12, `La Folia'
Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor
Philip Glass: Piano Concerto No. 3
This concert is dedicated to the memory of Robert Mondavi. (June 18, 1913 - May 16, 2008)
Wednesday, May 16 - Jackson Hall - 7pm
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein in conversation with Ruth Rosenberg,
director of arts education and artist engagement, Mondavi Center, UC Davis