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Joshua Bell, violin

(2012/2013 Performing Arts)

Event Sponsors: Marsha & Bill Wayne

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Sam Haywood,
piano


“Powerfully gifted… a dazzling soloist.” Santa Barbara News-Press

“Joshua Bell is the greatest American violinist active today.” Boston Herald


After his triumphant first tour as the new Music Director of Academy of St Martin in the Fields, including a sold-out appearance at the Granada, violin virtuoso Joshua Bell returns for a solo recital with his regular accompanist Sam Haywood. A classical music superstar, Bell mesmerizes audiences worldwide with his breathtaking mastery and tone of rare beauty. Combining transmissible passion with refinement, the Grammy-winning violinist will perform a program of exquisite masterworks – powerful showpieces for his incomparable talents.

Program
Schubert: Sonatina in A Minor, D. 385 (op. posth. 137, no. 2)
R. Strauss: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat Major, op. 18
Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in D Major, op. 94 bis
Additional works to be announced from the stage
Program subject to change

Conversation with Joshua Bell
Wednesday, February 20, 1:00 – 2:30 pm
UCSB Geiringer Hall (Music 1250)
Co-presented with UCSB Department of Music
FREE and open to the public


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