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CAMA presents Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell / Wednesday, March 14, 2018, International Series at The Granada Theatre, 8:00 PM

CAMA's International Series at The Granada Theatre presents Academy of St Martin in the Fields Wednesday, March 14, 2018 The Granada Theatre, Santa Barbara, 8:00 PM Joshua Bell, Music Director and Violin Felix Mendelssohn: Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op.21 Henryk Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.22 Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.6 in F Major, Op.68, “Pastoral” The Academy of St Martin in the Fields returns with famed Music Director and Violinist Joshua Bell. As one of the world’s premier chamber orchestras, the Academy is renowned for its fresh, brilliant interpretations of the world’s most-loved classical music. Joshua Bell is one of the most celebrated violinists of his era, and his restless curiosity, passion, and multi-faceted musical interests are almost unparalleled in the world of classical music. •

Presenting the world’s finest classical artists since 1919 Michael Tilson Thomas INTERNATIONAL SERIES SEASON SPONSORSHIP: SAGE PUBLICATIONS ST. LOUIS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SPONSORS Anonymous Dan & Meg Burnham Ellen & Peter Johnson CO-SPONSORS Anonymous Dorothy Roberts Barbara & Sam Toumayan George & Judy Writer LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC PRINCIPAL SPONSOR The Samuel B. and Margaret C. Mosher Foundation SPONSORS Nancy Schlosser The Towbes Fund for the Performing Arts,a field of interest fund of the Santa Barbara Foundation Dody Waugh & Eric Small CO-SPONSORS Bitsy & Denny Bacon and the Becton Family Foundation Frank Blue & Lida Light Blue (LA PHIL CO-SPONSORS, cont.) Elizabeth & Ken Doran Robert & Christine Emmons Dorothy & John Gardner Jocelyne & William Meeker ORCHESTRA OF THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT SPONSORS Hollis Norris Fund Alison & Jan Bowlus CO-SPONSORS Louise & Michael Caccese The CAMA Women's Board Lynn P. Kirst Bob & Val Montgomery Michele & Andre Saltoun ACADEMY OF ST. MARTIN IN THE FIELDS SPONSORS Judith L. Hopkinson Sara Miller McCune Anonymous CO-SPONSORS Peggy & Kurt Anderson Edward DeLoreto Jocelyne & William Meeker Ellen & John Pillsbury Michele & Andre Saltoun

MASTERSERIES SEASON SPONSORSHIP: ESPERIA FOUNDATION Isabel Bayrakdarian JUILLIARD STRING QUARTET SPONSOR Bitsy & Denny Bacon and the Becton Family Foundation SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY PRIMARY SPONSOR The Elaine F. Stepanek Concert Fund PRINCIPAL SPONSOR Herbert & Elaine Kendall SPONSOR Bitsy & Denny Bacon and the Becton Family Foundation CO-SPONSORS Anonymous Elizabeth & Andrew Butcher Mahri Kerley Lynn P. Kirst Jocelyne & William Meeker Val & Bob Montgomery Sir András Schiff PETER SERKIN, piano CO-SPONSOR CAMA Women's Board CONCERT PARTNERS Stephen Cloud Joanne Holderman Elizabeth Karlsberg & Jeff Young Stephen J.M. & Anne Morris SIR ANDRÁS SCHIFF, piano PRINCIPAL SPONSOR The Stephen & Carla Hahn Foundation CO-SPONSORS Stephen J.M. & Anne Morris Craig & Ellen Parton CONCERT PARTNERS Virginia Castagnola-Hunter Laurel Abbott, Berkshire Hathaway Luxury Properties Bridget Colleary Raye Haskell Melville ISABEL BAYRAKDARIAN, soprano ST. LAWRENCE STRING QUARTET SPONSOR CAMA Women's Board CO-SPONSOR Stephen J.M. & Anne Morris CONCERT PARTNERS Robert Boghosian & Mary E. Gates-Warren Department of Music, UC Santa Barbara Frank McGinity Sheila Bourke McGinity