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Joshua Bell, violinist, Performs in Santa Barbara

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Sam Haywood, piano

When: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 8:00 PM
Location: The Granada Theatre, Santa Barbara

$38 – $68 : General Public
$20 : UCSB Students


“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.

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

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