Gala Opening Night: Joshua Bell Plays Brahms
Where: Belk Theater
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin
SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture
BRAHMS Violin Concerto
NKEIRU OKOYE New Commission
Superstar violinist Joshua Bell captivates with Brahms' beloved Violin Concerto, a work brimming with lyrical inspiration and structural inventiveness. The Charlotte Symphony will also debut a newly commissioned piece by composer Nkeiru Okoye in celebration of our city's 250th anniversary.
Click here to read about Bell's 300-year-old storied violin.
Learn more about the woman behind the commission, Nkeiru Okoye.