The Week in Reviews, Op. 384: Nicola Benedetti; Alina Ibragimova; Lisa Batiashvili

January 24, 2023, 8:19 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.

Nicola Benedetti
Violinist Nicola Benedetti. Photo by Simon Fowler.

Nicola Benedetti performed Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Alina Ibragimova performed Jörg Widmann's Violin Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony.

Lisa Batiashvili performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the New York Philharmonic.

Leonidas Kavakos performed Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the National Symphony Orchestra.

Randall Goosby performed the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.

Nancy Zhou performed Zhao Jiping’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the New Jersey Symphony.

James Ehnes performed Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 with the San Francisco Symphony.

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January 25, 2023 at 08:13 PM · Just to clarify, Benedetti played the Szymanowski 2

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