The Week in Reviews, Op. 424: Rachel Barton Pine, Maxim Vengerov, Pekka Kuusisto

November 7, 2023, 12:02 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.

Rachel Barton Pine
Violinist Rachel Barton Pine.

Rachel Barton Pine performed in recital with pianist Inna Faliks at Ravinia.

Maxim Vengerov performed Brahms Violin Concerto with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

Pekka Kuusisto performed Nico Muhly's "Shrink" with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Tessa Lark performed Michael Torke’s Sky Concerto for Violin with the Sarasota Orchestra.

Ray Chen performed the Sibelius Violin Concerto with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Ilya Gringolts performed Lotta Wennäkoski's Violin Concerto "Prosoidia" with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Augustin Hadelich performed the Dvorák’s Violin Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony.

Maxim Vengerov performed in recital with pianist Polina Osetinskaya at the Barbican Hall.

Pinchas Zukerman performed in recital with cellist Amanda Forsyth and pianist Michael Stephen Brown at Wolf Trap.

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