The Week in Reviews, Op. 312: Benjamin Beilman; Jennifer Koh; Joshua Bell

March 10, 2020, 1:31 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.

Benjamin Beilman
Violinist Benjamin Beilman.

Benjamin Beilman performed Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole with the Utah Symphony.

Jennifer Koh performed Courtney Bryan’s "Syzygy" violin concerto with the Chicago Sinfonietta.

Joshua Bell performed and conducted Paganini’s Concerto No. 1 with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.

Philippe Quint performed John Corigliano’s Red Violin Concerto with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.

Nancy Zhou performed Sibelius’s Violin Concerto in D Minor with the San Diego Symphony.

Blake Pouliot performed Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor with the Madison Symphony Orchestra.

Rachel Barton Pine performed Sibelius’s Violin Concerto in D Minor with the Winston-Salem Symphony.

Angelo Xiang Yu performed Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, Op. 61 with Springfield Symphony Orchestra.

Richard Lin performed Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy with the Montclair Orchestra

Leila Josefowicz performed Esa-Pekka Salonen's Violin Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony.

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