The Week in Reviews, Op. 221: Anne-Sophie Mutter; Leonidas Kavakos; James Ehnes; Stefan Milenkovich

March 12, 2018, 10:33 AM · In an effort to promote the coverage of live violin performance, each week presents links to reviews of notable concerts and recitals around the world.

Anne-Sophie Mutter premiered a new work by André Previn in recital with pianist Lambert Orkis.

Anne-Sophie Mutter
Anne-Sophie Mutter.

Leonidas Kavakos performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

James Ehnes performed Saint-Saëns' Violin Concerto No. 3 with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.

Stefan Milenkovich performed the Mendelssohn with the Champaign-Urbana Symphony.

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March 16, 2018 at 12:30 AM · Wow! what an exciting week!

March 16, 2018 at 06:15 PM · I'm kind of surprised Mutter would upstage Previn's composition with the Bach D Minor. Nothing can compete with that. Was it deliberate?

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