Joshua Bell with composer Edgar Meyer, whose piece Bell tours the U.K. and Ireland with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields (Photo credit: Zach Mahone)
Following a concert on January 10th at Graf Zeppelin Haus in Friedrichschafen, Germany, Joshua Bell leads the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields on a tour of the U.K. and Ireland! The program features a new Overture for Violin and Orchestra by Bell’s longtime colleague and friend, composer Edgar Meyer, which will receive its U.K. premiere in London on January 12th and tour through the U.K. including to Dublin and Edinburgh. It will be performed on the Academy of St. Martin in the Field’s U.S. tour under Bell’s direction in March 2018.
See below for U.K. and Ireland tour dates!
VIVALDI: Four Seasons
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2 in D Major
MEYER: Overture for Violin and Orchestra (U.K. Premiere)
Hear more about the Overture for Violin and Orchestra in a podcast interview with the composer Edgar Meyer and soloist Joshua Bell here!