The Week in Reviews, Op. 243: Gil Shaham; Ruggero Allifranchini; Simon Porter; Itzhak Perlman

October 22, 2018, 2:28 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.

Gil Shaham performed Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Minnesota Orchestra.

Gil Shaham
Violinist Gil Shaham.

Ruggero Allifranchini performed an arrangement of Beethoven’s "Kreutzer" Sonata for violin and stringed orchestra with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra.

Simone Porter performed the Korngold Concerto with the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra.

Itzhak Perlman conducted and performed with the Houston Symphony.

Kevin Chen performed Tartini's Violin Concerto in B minor with the New World Symphony.

Mayuko Kamio performed the Barber Violin Concerto with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

Paul Huang performed the Bruch Concerto with the Richardson Symphony Orchestra.

Nikita Boriso-Glebsky performed the Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.

Arabella Steinbacher performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.

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


October 23, 2018 at 04:34 AM · (that last review is about Arabella Steinbacher) ;-)

October 24, 2018 at 02:38 AM · No idea Bill Nye played the violin!

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