Joshua Bell Plays Brahms

NAC Southam Hall

NAC Southam Hall

Joshua Bell

Chris Lee

World Premiere

  • Bernstein Candide Overture
  • Derek Charke After Chaos, the Earth and Love came into being*
  • Brahms Violin Concerto
  • R. Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra

Joshua Bell. Celebrated violinist. Restless curiosity. Passionate. Multi-faceted musical interests. Unparalleled in the world of classical music.

Under the baton of NAC Orchestra Music Director Alexander Shelley, world-renowned and celebrated Joshua Bell kicks off our season with Brahms’s epic violin concerto. His performance is paired with orchestral reflections of modern and ancient philosophy, including Richard Strauss’s Also sprach Zarathustra from Stanley Kubrick’s classic film 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Come early, and take in a Pre-Concert Talk with Jean-Jacques Van Vlasselaer and Alexander Shelley.
7 p.m. in the NAC Main Foyer.

Join us for the first two performances in the totally revamped Southam Hall – Evenings that are sure to delight!

*World premiere; commissioned by Harvey and Louise Glatt for the NAC Orchestra