The Week in Reviews, Op. 341: James Ehnes, Christian Tetzlaff; Johnny Gandelsman

February 15, 2022, 12:06 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.

James Ehnes
Violinist James Ehnes.

James Ehnes performed the Walton Violin Concerto with the Philharmonia Orchestra.

Christian Tetzlaff performed Alban Berg’s Violin Concerto with the New World Symphony.

Johnny Gandelsman performed a solo violin recital called 'This is America' for Art of Élan in San Diego.

Maria Dueñas performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No 1 with the combined Royal Scottish National Orchestra and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

Sirena Huang performed the "Butterfly Lovers" Concerto with the Hartford Symphony.

Pinchas Zukerman and cellist Amanda Forsyth performed in concert with the Dallas Symphony.

Concertmaster Mateusz Wolski performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Spokane Symphony.

Alexi Kenney performed the Sibelius Violin Concerto with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra.

Henry Auxenfans, age 14, performed Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto with the Lakeview Orchestra, as its 2022 Concerto Competition winner.

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