June 12, 2015 | Reviews
"Ladies and gentlemen, I think we will have absolute unanimity among the capacity crowd that thronged into Cottier's Theatre on Wednesday night for the recital by Canadian violinist James Ehnes and pianist Steven Osborne. Their programme, consisting of the last Violin Sonatas of Beethoven and Brahms (numbers 10 and 3 respectively) was, structurally, a little masterpiece of planning.For sure, I cannot imagine them in better hands. We know both these players well in different contexts....
Cuyahoga Falls, OH: Blossom Music Festival, Blossom Music Center
Barber Violin Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra and Brett Mitchell
Montreal, QC: Classical Spree Festival, Maison symphonique de Montréal
Barber Violin Concerto with the orchestra symphonique de Montréal and Kent Nagano
Montreal, QC: Classical Spree Festival, Cinquième Salle
Solo Bach: Sonata for Solo Violin No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003 and Partita for Solo Violin No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006