'Vieuxtemps' Guarneri Del Gesu Returns To The Concert Stage...

Friday, January 23, 2015

Anne Akiko Meyers has been given exclusive lifetime loan of the most iconic violins ever created. The 'Ex-Vieuxtemps' Guarneri Del Gesu, dated 1741. Meyers plays with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra in Carnegie Hall and Mason Bates' new violin concerto with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, led by Leonard Slatkin. Filmed on December 1 and 7, 2012.