The Week in Reviews, Op. 298: Nicola Benedetti; Gil Shaham; Karen Gomyo

November 19, 2019, 1:02 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.

Nicola Benedetti
Violinist Nicola Benedetti. Photo by Simon Fowler.

Nicola Benedetti performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra.

Gil Shaham performed Béla Bartók’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.

Karen Gomyo performed Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Paul Huang and cellist Felix Fan performed Gordon Shi-Wen Chin's Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra with the Taipei Symphony Orchestra in Bethesda, MD.

Anne Akiko Meyers performed the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto with the MDR Symphony Orchestra in Sapporo, Japan.

Richard Lin performed the Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 with the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra.

Zachary DePue performed Dvorak's Violin Concerto with the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra.

Carolin Widmann performed Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Jennifer Koh performed Esa-Pekka Salonen's Violin Concerto with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.

Jesse Irons performed Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major with the Montpelier Chamber Orchestra.

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