New Century Chamber Orchestra 2017-18
Daniel Hope, Music Director & Concertmaster
September 21-24, 2017
New Century welcomes British violinist Daniel Hope for his first appearances as Artistic Partner, leading the orchestra in a program of works by Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn and performing as soloist for a World Premiere co-commissioned violin concerto by Alan Fletcher.
Benjamin Beilman Leads
Benjamin Beilman, Guest Concertmaster
November 9-12, 2017
Award-winning violinist and rising star Benjamin Beilman joins New Century as Guest Concertmaster leading the orchestra in a program that spans the ages from Bach and Beethoven through Stravinsky.
Mozart Birthday Celebration
Daniel Hope, Guest Concertmaster
Menahem Pressler, Piano (January 27 ONLY)
Sebastian Knauer, Piano
January 25-28, 2018
Renowned pianists Menahem Pressler and Sebastian Knauer mark their New Century debuts with an all-Mozart program that celebrates the composer’s birthday and showcases his Piano Concerto No. 23 and Symphony No. 29.
Philip Glass Premiere
Zachary DePue, Guest Concertmaster
Simone Dinnerstein, Piano
May 17-20, 2018
Indianapolis Symphony concertmaster Zachary DePue leads New Century as Guest Concertmaster and joins forces with pianist Simone Dinnerstein for the West Coast Premiere of Philip Glass’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in honor of the composer’s 80th birthday.