Legendary Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Play Recital in Community Arts Music Association’s 2018/2019 International Series.
Beloved master of the violin is Co-Chair of CAMA’s Centennial Honorary Artists Council and returns to Granada as part of CAMA’s Centennial Season of world-class concerts and special events.
“It’s always been a great pleasure for me to perform on the CAMA series, and I’m looking forward to many more visits. I send you my heartiest congratulations on your centennial season. Bravo!” —Itzhak Perlman
Cultural icon, virtuoso, and transcendent superstar violinist Itzhak Perlman returns to The Granada Theatre stage (1214 State St., Santa Barbara) as part of CAMA’s Centennial Season. This much anticipated concert will begin at 7 p.m. (note early start time) on Tuesday, January 15. Single tickets are available now for purchase at The Granada Theatre Box Office or here.
Before the recital, Kostis Protopapas, Artistic and General Director of Opera Santa Barbara, will give a pre-concert lecture at 6 p.m. in the McCune Founders Room of The Granada Theatre. The talk is open to all ticket holders. The concert will start promptly at 7 p.m.
Itzhak Perlman’s numerous accolades include the Presidential Medal of Freedom, a Kennedy Center Honor, the National Medal of Arts, and a Medal of Liberty. Maestro Perlman (Co-Chair of the CAMA Centennial Honorary Artist Council) returns for his 6th CAMA concert appearance going back 50+ years to when he first performed for CAMA as soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 1967 at age 21. He’ll be joined by acclaimed pianist Rohan De Silva, a Best Accompanist honoree at the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow and a longtime Perlman collaborator.
Alfred Schnittke: Suite in the Old Style for Violin & Piano, Op.80
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.7 in C minor, Op.30, No.2
Antonín Dvořák: Sonatina in G Major, Op. 100
Additional works to be announced from the stage.