The Week in Reviews, Op. 237: Jennifer Koh; Joshua Bell

September 11, 2018, 2:15 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.

Jennifer Koh
Jennifer Koh.

Jennifer Koh performed Mozart Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.

Joshua Bell performed the Sibelius with the Hong Kong Philharmonic.


Chinese violinist Sheng Zhongguo died in Beijing on Friday at age 77.

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September 12, 2018 at 05:17 PM · ". . . a bit much at times" , , ,? Spare me. Who writes these things?

September 12, 2018 at 10:10 PM · It's a good question, Brent! Some are clearly more thoughtful than others!

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