The Week in Reviews, Op. 414: Leonidas Kavakos; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Isabelle Faust

August 22, 2023, 4:49 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.

Leonidas Kavakos
Violinist Leonidas Kavakos.

Leonidas Kavakos performed Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto with the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood.

Patricia Kopatchinskaja performed at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival.

Isabelle Faust performed György Ligeti's Violin Concerto with Les Siècles at BBC Prom 47.

Anthony Marwood and pianist Andrew Armstrong performed Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 9 "Kreutzer" at the Portland Chamber Music Festival.

Geneva Lewis performed Grace Williams' Violin Concerto with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales at BBC Prom 32.

The Castalian Quartet performed at the Edinburgh International Festival.

Curtis Stewart performed as a part of the Ecstatic Music Series at the Kaufman Music Center in June.

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