The Week in Reviews, Op. 145: Joshua Bell, Pekka Kuusisto, Christian Tetzlaff

August 22, 2016, 10:53 PM · 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.

Joshua Bell performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4 at the Mostly Mozart Festival.

Christian Tetzlaff performed the Mendelssohn with the Grant Park Orchestra.

Pekka Kuusisto performed Prokofiev’s First Violin Concerto with the Minnesota Orchestra.

Noah Bendix-Balgley performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4 with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.

Finally, editor Laurie Niles is on her way to Shanghai for the first Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition, where she will be covering the semi-final and final rounds over the next two weeks. Please follow, here on the website, on Twitter and on Facebook for her coverage of the competition... and her trip to China.

And in the meantime, please support music in your community by attending a concert or recital whenever you can!


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