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90.9WRCJ Detroit creates 2 parter for new recording of Joshua Bell, ASMF - Bruch 'Scottish Fantasy'

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Interview with WRCJ's Chris Felcyn

Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell showcases two masterpieces from romantic composer Max Bruch. Available this Friday, June 22, the Sony Classical 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. 

90.9WRCJ: Detroit, Classical Host - Chris Felcyn recently sat down with JB to create a 2 segment piece which will air at 3pm ET this Wednesday and Thursday June 20, 21 respectively . Listen to the full segment on our attached clip.  PHOTO: Amy T. Zelinski