The Week in Reviews, Op. 245: Gina DiBello; Christian Tetzlaff; Gil Shaham; Jennifer Koh

November 6, 2018, 1:00 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.

Gina DiBello performed Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons" with Music of the Baroque in Chicago.

Gina DiBello
Gina DiBello. Image courtesy Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Christian Tetzlaff performed the Berg Violin Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra.

Gil Shaham performed Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1 with the New York Philharmonic.

Jennifer Koh performed Vijay Iyer’s Concerto for Violin, "Trouble," with the Vermont Symphony Orchestra.

Augustin Hadelich performed the Benjamin Britten Violin Concerto with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

Alina Ibragimova performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Seattle Symphony.

Anthony Marwood conducted and performed Peteris Vasks' Violin Concerto, "Distant Light," with the New Century Chamber Orchestra.

Dylana Jenson performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Marin Symphony.

Sergej Krylov performed Paganini Concerto No. 1 with the Charlotte Symphony.

Sergei Dogadin performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Sarasota Orchestra.

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November 6, 2018 at 08:18 PM · I have never heard the term "double bowing". Can anybody define it for me?

November 6, 2018 at 10:09 PM · it probably means bowing on two strings, i.e. what we usually call double stopping.

November 7, 2018 at 12:40 AM · "Broadway World" might not be the most erudite of publications ...

I wonder if there is an orchestra left in the world with whom Gil Shaham has not performed the Prokofiev No. 1.

November 8, 2018 at 04:32 AM · They are the only publication that reviewed the NY Phil concert. That is the state of things!

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