Joseph Lin, violin

Friday, April 09, 2021 - 6:00 pm
American Philosophical Society

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About This Performance

Note: This is the second of a two-part concert.

Former first violinist of the Juilliard Quartet, Joseph Lin says of his all-Bach program: “Spending time with the music of Bach is both a privilege and a humbling experience. It challenges us to listen deeply, open our spirits, and imagine infinite possibility through sound. Little did Bach know that his Sonatas and Partitas would become the most essential works for any violinist. Yet these personal statements have survived to resonate a profound chord in humanity for generations and across cultures. Three centuries later, we have an opportunity to reflect on their remarkable qualities that not only endure but continue to evolve.”

Bach: Partita in E Major, BWV 1006
Bach: Sonata in A Minor, BWV 1003
Bach: Partita in D Minor, BWV 1004

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This is the second of a two-part concert. Watch the first part here.

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