May 9–11, 2020

(Canceled) Joshua Bell

All Oregon Symphony concerts through May 11 have been canceled in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Please visit this page for full details.


The consummate violinist returns to perform Dvořák’s gloriously melodic Violin Concerto. Composed during World War II, Shostakovich called his Eighth Symphony “a poem of suffering” and “an attempt to reflect the terrible tragedy of war.” Classical Series Concert

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin
Oregon Symphony

Dvořák: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8

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  • SAT, MAY 9, 2020, 7:30 PM
  • SUN, MAY 10, 2020, 2:00 PM
  • MON, MAY 11, 2020, 7:30 PM

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“the greatest American violinist active today.” The Boston Herald   

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