Event: Saturday, January 23, 2016
UCLA Alumni Association - Conejo Valley Network
UCLA Night at New West Symphony
Jan. 23rd, 2016
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
2100 E Thousand Oaks Blvd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
About the Conference
Food and drink may nourish the body but music feeds the soul!
The Conejo Valley Bruins invite fellow alumni and friends for a very special evening of entertainment and enlightenment. While enjoying delicious appetizers* and drinks at a pre-concert reception, hear from Dr. Malcolm Taw, M.D. ’00, Director of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine - Westlake Village, who will speak briefly on the relationship between music and wellness.
Then settle into your seat for a performance by the New West Symphony of some of the most well-known symphonic music from the past century, featuring internationally acclaimed and award winning piano virtuoso Denis Kozhukhin. Ticket sales close Jan. 15 and seats are limited, so purchase your tickets now!
• Gershwin: Porgy & Bess, A Symphonic Picture
• Ravel: Piano Concerto in G
• Gershwin: An American in Paris
• Ravel: Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloe
Marcelo Lehninger, conductor
Denis Kozhukhin, piano
California Lutheran University Choral Ensembles,
Wyant Morton, director
*Appetizers generously provided by Café 14 in Agoura Hills, rated #1 in Los Angeles for Continental Cuisine!
6:30 p.m. Reception
7 p.m. Speaker
8 p.m. Performance
$85 Center Orchestra seats and Reception
$40 Front Balcony seats and Reception
$15 Reception only (Must have ticket to evening's performance)
The title of Dr. Taw's talk will be, "Music and Medicine: Learning through the Lives of Ravel and Gershwin."
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