Edgar Meyer gave his first of three concerts with the Oregon Symphony last evening in the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. He played: Bottesini: Bass Concerto No. 2 and Meyer: Bass Concerto No. 1.
From the OR Symphony Website, "America’s best-known master of the double bass, the charismatic Edgar Meyer, joins the orchestra in a pair of concertos never before performed by the Oregon Symphony: one by the great 19th-century master of the instrument – and one of his very own. "
If you have heard him before you will want to hear this. If you haven't heard him you are in for a treat.