Anne Akiko Meyers has been given exclusive lifetime loan of the most iconic violins ever created. The ‘Ex-Vieuxtemps’ Guarneri Del Gesu, dated 1741. The violin’s past players include Yehudi Menuhin and Itzhak Perlman. 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.