October 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019, at 7:00 pm at Rancho Campana Performing Arts Center, 4235 Mar Vista Dr, Camarillo.

Sunday, October 13, 20193:00 pm, at First United Methodist Church of Ventura, 1338 East Santa Clara Street, Ventura.

World premiere of the Channel Islands Orchestral Suite by Ashley Broder, commissioned by CHICO is a meditative set of tone poems inspired by the eight islands.

There will be a pre-concert slide show lecture about the Channel Islands 1 hour before each concert.

The concert will include Santa Monica Mountains by composer Bevan Manson, also commissioned by CHICO (2015) is a piece with more of a jazz influence that contrasts the quiet mood of the Channel Islands with a more frantic feel of traffic on the Pacific Coast Highway.