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Joshua Bell speaks with Classical Radio part2, promoting: Bruch - Scottish Fantasy w/ASMF

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A new Sony Classical release from Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell showcases two masterpieces from romantic composer Max Bruch. Available June 22, the album features Bell's first recording of the virtuosic Scottish Fantasy as well asa new recording of the Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor,which he first recorded over thirty years ago with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields and Sir Neville Marriner. Now, as Music Director of the Academy, Bell both performs and directs the orchestra, and offers a fresh take on the Bruch Concerto in addition to a thrilling performance of the Scottish Fantasy. 

In conjunction with the new release, JB has made time to speak on 2 separate days, with Radio outlets throughout the US. The first session took place on June 4, and todayJB will be speaking with WETA: Wash DC, KING: Seattle, WRCJ: Detroit, All Classical Portland, WQED: Pittsburgh, Spokane Public Radio, Net Nebraska and Radio Purdue.  Watch for our tweets throughout the day.