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Bell displays characteristic freshness and intensity at Ravinia

Originally posted on Chicago Classical Review. Click here to view the original.
By Wynne Delacoma
Thu Jul 26, 2012 at 1:49 pm
Violinist Joshua Bell is an artist who never wears out his welcome. A virtually annual visitor to Chicago between appearances at the Ravinia Festival and Symphony Center,… Read More >

Classical ‘Rock Star’ Joshua Bell Takes On Conducting

Originally posted on NPR Music. Click here to view the original article.
by NPR STAFF
April 24, 2012
Joshua Bell, the violin prodigy who grew into what some call a classical-music rock star, has taken the helm of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Bell is the orchestra’s first music… Read More >

Violinist Joshua Bell: ‘French Impressions,’ Yesterday And Today

Originally posted on NPR Music. Click here> to view original article.
by NPR STAFF
January 16, 2012
When Joshua Bell was 21, he recorded an iconic piece of chamber music for piano and violin — the Sonata in A major by Cesar Franck. Today, Bell is 44 and he’s recorded it again. It’s on… Read More >

Belfast Festival: Mariinsky Orchestra

Originally posted on Culture Northern Ireland. Click here to view the original article.
‘You just shouldn’t miss a Gergiev concert. Something special will definitely happen and you have to be there to experience it.’
By Philip Hammond
13/10/2010
In relation to most European capital… Read More >

Mariinsky Performs at CSUN: Lucky Northridge

The strings are silken, luxuriant, burnished, unified. The horns, woodwinds and percussion seem played by a single hand.
By Rip Rense
October 20, 2011
Jack-in-the-Box, Wendy’s, Boba Tea, Hookah Smoke Shop, Papa John’s Pizza, Thai Chili House, Cupid’s Hot Dogs and… the Mariinksy Theater… Read More >