The Week in Reviews, Op. 249: Simone Lamsma; Robert Chen; Anne-Sophie Mutter

December 6, 2018, 4:20 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.

Simone Lamsma performed the Britten Violin Concerto with the New York Philharmonic.

Simone Lamsma
Simone Lamsma. Photo by Otto van den Toorn.

Robert Chen performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Anne-Sophie Mutter performed Penderecki’s Violin Concerto No 2 “Metamorphosen” with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Philippe Quint performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Pacific Symphony.

Joshua Bell performed Saint-Saëns’s Violin Concerto No. 3 with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.

Augustin Hadelich performed the Britten Violin Concerto with the New World Symphony.

Amalia Hall performed Michael Norris' Violin Concerto, "Sama," with Orchestra Wellington.

Anne-Sophie Mutter performed Penderecki’s Violin Concerto No 2 “Metamorphosen” with Sinfonia Varsovia in celebration of Krzysztof Penderecki's 85th birthday.

Elena Urioste performed Korngold’s Violin Concerto in D Major with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

William Hagen performed Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the University of Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

TwoSet Violin performed live in Evanston, Ill.

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