The Week in Reviews, Op. 270: Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider; Vadim Gluzman; Itzhak Perlman; James Ehnes

May 8, 2019, 11:58 AM · 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.

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider
Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider. Photo by Lars Gundersen.

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider performed the Elgar Violin Concerto in B Minor with the Philadelphia Orchestra (breaking his E-string during the first movement).

Vadim Gluzman performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra.

Itzhak Perlman performed in recital with Evgeny Kissin at at Symphony Center in Chicago.

James Ehnes performed Bruch’s G-Minor Violin Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony.

Robyn Bollinger performed the world premiere of Katherine Balch's violin concerto "Artifacts" with the California Symphony.

Leticia Moreno performed the world premiere of Jimmy Lopez’s violin concerto "Aurora" with the Houston Symphony.

Leila Josefowicz performed Thomas Adès' violin concerto "Concentric Paths" with the the Columbus Symphony Orchestra.

Benjamin Beilman performed Prokofiev’s D Major Violin Concerto with the Rhode Island Philharmonic.

Baiba Skride performed the world premiere of Sebastian Currier's violin concerto "Aether" with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Inmo Yang performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with Symphony Pro Musica.

Robert Uchida performed Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.

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