The Week in Reviews, Op. 121: Daniel Hope, Hilary Hahn, Frank Almond

March 8, 2016, 12:56 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.

Frank Almond performed Corigliano's The Red Violin: Chaconne for Violin and Orchestra with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

Frank Almond
Frank Almond.

Daniel Hope performed works by Bach, Mendelssohn and other artists, joined by Bella Hristova, Alexander Sitkovetsky and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.

Hilary Hahn performed the Sibelius with the Minnesota Orchestra.

Barnabás Kelemen performed the Wigglesworth with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Gil Shaham performed the Mendelssohn with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra.

Akemi Takayama performed the Barber with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra.

Stefan Jackiw performed Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Russian National Orchestra.

Stefan Jackiw performed the Mendelssohn with the Russian National Orchestra.

Augustin Hadelich performed the Sibelius with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

Valeriy Sokolov performed the Brahms with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.

Esther Yoo performed the Sibelius with the Philharmonia Orchestra.

Alexander Janiczek performed Mozart's Second Violin Concerto with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Vilde Frang performed works by Schubert, Lutoslawski and Fauré, in recital with pianist Michail Lifits.

Alexander Barantschik performed Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the San Francisco Symphony.

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