The Week in Reviews, Op. 319: Anne Akiko Meyers; Joshua Bell; Sayaka Shoji

August 31, 2021, 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.

Anne Akiko Meyers
Violinist Anne Akiko Meyers. Photo by David Zentz.

Anne Akiko Meyers performed the world premiere of Arturo Marquez's Violin Concerto "Fandango" with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.

Joshua Bell performed Vivaldi's Four Seasons and Piazzolla’s The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields at the BBC Proms.

Sayaka Shoji performed the Brahms Violin Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra.

Patricia Kopatchinskaja performed Bartók’s Violin Concerto No 2 with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at the BBC Proms.

Jonas Zschenderlein performed a virtual Bach tribute with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.

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