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The Week in Reviews, Op. 200: Joshua Bell; Pekka Kuusisto; Rachel Barton Pine

October 2, 2017, 9:28 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. Welcome to the 200th edition of's "The Week in Reviews"!

Joshua Bell performed Bernstein's Serenade with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.

Joshua Bell
Joshua Bell.

Pekka Kuusisto performed the Bjarnason with the Philharmonia.

Rachel Barton Pine performed the Korngold with the South Bend Symphony Orchestra.

Joshua Bell performed Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Lincoln Symphony Orchestra.

Alina Pogostkina performed the Berg with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Daniel Chong performed Bernstein's Serenade with the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra.

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October 2, 2017 at 06:27 PM · What's that silly comment "Bell played from memory" ??

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