It has been announced this week that superstar violinist Joshua Bell has wed longtime girlfriend, soprano Larisa Martinez – in a private ceremony in Westchester County, New York.

A graduate of the Mannes School of Music, Larissa, 32, is a frequent recital partner of Italian opera singer, Andrea Bocelli, and has sung with New York’s Loft Opera.

The couple have been together for 7 years.

Joshua has three sons from a previous relationship.