The Week in Reviews, Op. 258: Bomsori Kim; Leonidas Kavakos; Ray Chen

February 11, 2019, 3:23 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.

Bomsori Kim
Violinist Bomsori Kim.

Bomsori Kim performed the U.S. premiere of Tan Dun's violin concerto, "Fire Ritual" with the New York Philharmonic.

Leonidas Kavakos performed in recital with Yuja Wang at Carnegie Hall.

Ray Chen performed Saint Saens' "Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso" and Ravel's "Tzigane" with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Ilya Gringolts performed Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Naples Philharmonic.

Lisa Batiashvili performed Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Boston Symphony.

Gil Shaham performed Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the San Francisco Symphony.

Philippe Quint performed "Rêverie et caprice" by Berlioz with the Utah Symphony.

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