“... Perlman showcased his virtuosity as the world’s greatest violinist.” – Houston Press
Grammy and Emmy-winning violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman is a true legend, with a superstar status rarely bestowed upon classical musicians. Beloved for his charm, humanity and talent, Perlman is treasured by audiences worldwide who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also the irrepressible joy of making music that he communicates at every performance. With glowing live reviews spanning the length of his career, as well as sold-out performances around the world, Perlman is one of classical music’s modern greats. Joining Perlman is longtime accompanist Rohan De Silva.
Sponsors: Irene and Ellis Friedman; Phil and Carol Lyons; Marsha and Gary Tankenoff
Sonata in A Major for Violin and Continuo, Op. 2 RV 31
Sonata for Violin and Piano in F Major, No. 5, Op. 24 “Spring”
Fantasiestücke, Op. 73
Suite Italienne for Violin and Piano
Additional works to be announced from the stage; program subject to change.