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.

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

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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?

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