The Week in Reviews, Op. 192: Pinchas Zukerman, Benjamin Beilman, Alina Ibragimova

August 7, 2017, 11:07 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.

Pinchas Zukerman performed the Beethoven with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Pinchas Zukerman.
Pinchas Zukerman. Photo by Cheryl Mazak.

Benjamin Beilman performed the Tchaikovsky with the San Francisco Symphony.

Alina Ibragimova performed Prokofiev’s First Violin Concerto with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

Adele Anthony performed Castelnuovo-Tedesco's Sonata for Violin and Cello with cellist Brinton Smith.

Angelo Xiang Yu performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra.

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August 8, 2017 at 06:00 PM · I find it hilarious that a "wonderful interpretive feel" is considered "surprising" in a perform who is 27 years old. The person writing the review must be a fossil.

August 9, 2017 at 03:24 AM · And Ben has been playing with that "wonderful interpretive feel" since he was a teenager!

August 11, 2017 at 07:20 PM · I'd have expected something a little hipper from the "Daily Planet." Where was Lois Lane?

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