Gala Opening Night: Joshua Bell Plays Brahms
Where: Belk Theater
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin
Students: $15 balcony seat, beginning 2 hours prior
to concert with student ID. Subject to availability.
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.
SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture
NKEIRU OKOYE Charlotte Mecklenburg*
BRAHMS Violin Concerto
*This work is a world premiere. Get to know more about composer Nkeiru Okoye here or read about her process here.
Please note: because this is a special event, there will be no pre-concert talk.
Click here to read about Bell's 300-year-old storied violin.