The Week in Reviews, Op. 347: Steven Copes; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; mandolinist Avi Avital

April 5, 2022, 3:14 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.

Steven Copes
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra Concertmaster Steven Copes.

Steven Copes performed Stephen Prutsman's arrangement of Prokofiev’s Violin Sonata No. 1 for violin and orchestra with The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

Patricia Kopatchinskaja performed the British premiere of Francisco Coll's Violin Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra.

Avi Avital performed the U.S. premiere of Jennifer Higdon's Mandolin Concerto with the Chicago Philharmonic.

Hilary Hahn performed a chamber concert with cellist Seth Parker Woods and pianist Andreas Haefliger at Chicago's Symphony Center.

Timothy Chooi performed Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor with the Sarasota Orchestra.

William Shaub performed in the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Concertmaster Series.

Stella Chen performed with Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center at Wolf Trap.

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