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The Week in Reviews, Op. 316: Joshua Bell; Augustin Hadelich; Nicola Benedetti

August 10, 2021, 11:02 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.

Joshua Bell
Violinist Joshua Bell.

Joshua Bell performed the Beethoven Violin Concerto with the Boston Symphony at Tanglewood.

Augustin Hadelich performed the Sibelius Violin Concerto with Grant Park Orchestra.

Nicola Benedetti performed Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

William Hagen performed Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Anne Sophie Mutter performed the world premiere John Williams' Violin Concerto No. 2 with the Boston Symphony at Tanglewood.

Patricia Kopatchinskaja performed in recital with pianist Joonas Ahonen at the Edinburgh International Festival.

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