International Classical & Jazz Musicians Perform at SXSW

Written by James Minor | March 1, 2013
<span class="caption"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/2214_0.jpg?itok=jtEAZDB1" width="480" height="320" alt="Ólafur Arnalds" class="image-large" />2013 Showcasing Artist Ólafur Arnalds</span> __Universal Music Group__ and __Decca Label Group__ will present an evening of classical and jazz music at [St. David's Bethell Hall](http://schedule.sxsw.com/events?lsort=venue_all_days&venue=St+David%27s+Bethell+Hall) on Wednesday, March 13th, 8pm-11pm. This official SXSW showcase includes Grammy nominated Israeli mandolinist [Avi Avital](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_MS21293), who is well-known for his renditions of Baroque-era music, Swiss duo [Nik Bärtsch and Sha](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_MS22890), who perform a mix of composed and improvised jazz music, and Icelandic ex-hardcore drummer turned composer [Ólafur Arnalds](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_MS21469). <!--break--> <p align="center"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/horns3.jpg?itok=V8QH2r9Z" width="371" height="480" alt="" class="image-large" /></p>