The Week in Reviews, Op. 385: Janine Jansen; William Shaub; Lisa Batiashvili

January 31, 2023, 11:08 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.

Janine Jansen
Violinist Janine Jansen. Photo by Marco Borggreve.

Janine Jansen performed Sibelius's Violin Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra.

William Shaub performed with horn player Jeffery Whaley and pianist Kevin Class in recital for the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Concertmaster Series.

Lisa Batiashvili performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra in Miami.

Baiba Skride performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Blake Pouliot performed the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto with the Bangor Symphony Orchestra.

Rachel Priday performed Jose White Lafitte’s Violin Concerto in F Sharp Minor at the Verde Valley Sinfonietta, with guest conductor William C. White playing piano.

Karen Gomyo performed Sergei Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

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