The Week in Reviews, Op. 246: Veronika Eberle; Karen Gomyo; Itzhak Perlman

November 13, 2018, 3:20 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.

Veronika Eberle performed the Brahms Violin Concerto with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.

Veronika Eberle
Violinist Veronika Eberle

Karen Gomyo performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the San Francisco Symphony.

Itzhak Perlman performed Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the DePaul Symphony Orchestra in the new Mary Patricia Gannon Concert Hall at Holtscheider Performance Center.

Andrew Sords performed Mendelssohn's D-minor concerto for the Mendelssohn String Symphonies project.

Felicity James performed Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto last movement with the South Bend Symphony Orchestra.

The Silesian Quartet performed at the Chicago Philharmonic's "Poland 2018" festival:

Stéphane Tétreault performed Edward Elgar’s Cello Concerto in E minor with the the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra.

And from last Sunday, cellist Yo-Yo Ma and violinist Renaud Capuçon perform the second movement from Ravel’s Violin and Cello Sonata at the base of the Arc de Triomphe as part of the ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One.


November 14, 2018 at 06:04 AM · Even though I don't like the Capucon brothers, I command both players on the video for looking and sounding so relaxed while playing in the freezing November Paris weather. You can see everyone around them in puffer jackets and they are in tuxedos, standing in puddles. My hands would just freeze...

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