The Week in Reviews, Op. 289: Soovin Kim; Leila Josefowicz; Rachel Barton Pine

September 17, 2019, 12:22 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.

Violinist Soovin Kim.

Soovin Kim performed Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D with A Far Cry.

Leila Josefowicz performed Colin Matthews’s Violin Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra.

Rachel Barton Pine performed Samuel Barber's Violin Concerto with the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra.

Daniel Pioro performed with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales at BBC Prom 70.

Annie Gard performed Vivaldi’s Violin Concerto in G major Op. 9 No 10; and Christian Li performed the Handel-Halvorsen Passacaglia with Shaun Lee-Chen; with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.

Here is video of Li and Lee-Chen:

Double bassist Xavier Foley performed in recital with pianist Kelly Yu-Chieh at Hudson Hall.

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