The Week in Reviews, Op. 425: Jennifer Koh, Leonidas Kavakos, Christian Tetzlaff

November 15, 2023, 3:39 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.

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Violinist Jennifer Koh and composer Nina C. Young. Photo by Brian Feinzimer, courtesy LACO.

Jennifer Koh performed Nina C. Young’s violin concerto "Traces" with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.

Leonidas Kavakos performed Alban Berg’s Violin Concerto with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Christian Tetzlaff performed Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.

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

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider performed Beethoven’s Violin Concerto the New York Philharmonic.

Karen Gomyo performed Philip Glass’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Josef Spacek performed Dvorak’s Violin Concerto with the Atlanta Symphony.

Guillermo Figueroa performed Violin Concerto Op. 94 by Miguel del Aguila with the Delaware Symphony.

Chouchane Siranossian performed a recital of Baroque works with harpsichordist Leonardo García Alarcón and cellist Balázs Máté in September at Wigmore Hall.

The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra performed at Queen Elizabeth Hall.

The Sitkovetsky Trio performed Julia Adolphe’s "Etched in Smoke and Light" and other works in a recital.

Richard Tognetti and pianist Polina Leschenko performed Mendelssohn’s Double Concerto for violin, piano and strings in D minor with the Australian Chamber Orchestra.

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