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.
Purcell: Chacony in G Minor (arr. Britten)
Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 12
Bach: Keyboard Concerto in G Minor
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