Program to feature works including:
Handel — Violin Sonata No. 4 in D Major
Mozart — Rondo in C Major
Bruch — Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor (for Violin and Piano)
Having performed with every major orchestra and at concert halls around the globe, Perlman has been honored with 16 GRAMMY® Awards, four Emmy Awards, a Kennedy Center Honor, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and a Genesis Prize. Perlman has received multiple distinctions from U.S. Presidents over the years: A Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor, by President Obama in 2015, a Kennedy Center Honor in 2003, a National Medal of Arts by President Clinton in 2000, and a Medal of Liberty by President Reagan in 1986.
Perlman’s recital in Worcester will feature his long time piano accompanist Rohan De Silva in a program of major violin works by Franck, Handel, Bruch, and Mozart.
In addition to our March 27 presentation at Mechanics Hall, Music Worcester is proud to present An Evening with Itzhak Perlman at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts on Saturday, March 26 at 8:00 PM.
This multi-media presentation features the violinist in a program that tells the story of his life and career through violin performances, videos from historic on-screen appearances, discussions with friends and collaborators, and more. Click below to learn more and purchase tickets.
One of the world’s most acclaimed and talented musicians.
John Williams: Schindler´s List Theme
Los Angeles Philharmonic, conducted by Gustavo Dudamel
(From the LA Opening Gala 2014: John Williams Celebration)