The Week in Reviews, Op. 202: Jennifer Frautschi; Sarah Chang; Ray Chen

October 17, 2017, 9:02 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.

Jennifer Frautschi performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 in the final performance of the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra.

Jennifer Frautschi
Jennifer Frautschi. Photo by Lisa-Marie Mazzucco.

Sarah Chang performed Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the National Philharmonic.

Ray Chen performed Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Kristof Barati performed Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

James Ehnes performed the Beethoven with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Please support music in your community by attending a concert or recital whenever you can!


October 18, 2017 at 09:02 PM · Dear Pittsburgh Post-Gazette sub-editor,

* taut


Spelling Nazi

October 19, 2017 at 02:17 PM · Lol we have to keep an eye on these reviewers!

October 22, 2017 at 11:29 PM · What's up with Hilary Hahn postponing a concert in Houston set for a concert over Thanksgiving week-end "due to illness"? Has she scheduled delivery baby number 2?

This article has been archived and is no longer accepting comments.

Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Email is made possible by...

Shar Music
Shar Music

Yamaha Silent Violin
Yamaha Silent Violin

Pirastro Strings
Pirastro Strings

Corilon Violins
Corilon Violins

Dimitri Musafia, Master Maker of Violin and Viola Cases
Dimitri Musafia, Master Maker of Violin and Viola Cases Business Directory Business Directory

Johansen International Competition

Antonio Strad Violin

Bay Fine Strings Violin Shop

Bobelock Cases


Los Angeles Violin Shop

Nazareth Gevorkian Violins

Metzler Violin Shop

Leatherwood Bespoke Rosin



Johnson String Instrument and Carriage House Violins

Potter Violins

String Masters

Bein & Company

Annapolis Bows & Violins

Laurie's Books

Discover the best of in these collections of editor Laurie Niles' exclusive interviews. Interviews Volume 1 Interviews Volume 1, with introduction by Hilary Hahn Interviews Volume 2 Interviews Volume 2, with introduction by Rachel Barton Pine