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Joshua Bell at Cadogan Hall, January 2014
22 January 2014
Joshua Bell: Violin
The second of the Academy’s concerts at Cadogan Hall this season brings a Bach-inspired programme featuring a selection of works for solo violin. Appearing with the orchestra once again, Music Director and world renowned musician, Joshua Bell performs two contrasting Bach violin concertos. We round off the evening with the sublime ‘Eroica’ Symphony.
Bach Chaconne from Partitia No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Bach Violin Concerto E Major, BWV 1042
Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op.55 ‘Eroica’
22 January 7.30pm
Tickets £12.50 – £39.50
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Melinda Bargreen, Seattle Times
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