The Week in Reviews, Op. 219: Giora Schmidt; Gil Shaham; Noah Bendix-Balgley

February 26, 2018, 10:06 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.

Giora Schmidt performed Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra.

Giora Schmidt
Giora Schmidt. Photo by Dave Getzschman.

Gil Shaham performed Bartók's Violin Concerto No. 2 with the New World Symphony.

Noah Bendix-Balgley performed the Beethoven with the Alabama Symphony.

Jennifer Koh performed works by Bach, Ravel and Janácek in recital with pianist Reiko Uchida.

Veronika Eberle performed the Schumann with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.

William Hagen performed the Brahms with the Fort Worth Symphony.

Gil Shaham performed works by Kreisler, Bach, Franck, Wheeler and Dorman in recital with pianist Akira Eguchi.

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In other news:

A Walk With Mr. Heifetz, a play written by James Inverne and directed by Andrew Leynse, opened in New York.

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