September 19, 2014
After a successful season at the helm of both the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra Youth Summer Music Camp and the La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest, Cho-Liang Lin returns to the violin this autumn with concerts in Oregon, Virginia, and Singapore.
Lin’s performance schedule begins on October 4 when he joins the Oregon Mozart Players in the city of Eugene for Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 2 and Bottesini’s Gran Duo Concertante for Violin and Bass. Later in the month, Lin joins the Virginia Symphony to both conduct and appear as a soloist in an all-Mozart program with performances in Newport News (October 17), Norfolk (October 18), and Virginia Beach (October 19).
November sees Lin with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra for two performances. The first, on November 28, will feature Brahms’s Violin Concerto in D. The second, on November 30, is a chamber concert comprised of works by Mozart, Prokofiev, and Brahms.
August 29, 2014
Now on newsstands, the October edition of Strings magazine features Cho-Liang Lin in its “5 Minutes With…” column. Interviewed at the time of his marathon performance of Mozart’s five violin concerti in Montréal, Lin discusses the works with Laurence Vittes. Subscribers can click here to read the digital edition.
Lin continues to explore Mozart’s violin concerti in the 2014-15 season. Click here to view his schedule.
August 20, 2014
The 2014 installment of the La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest closes in spectacular fashion on Friday with music director Cho-Liang Lin and special guest conductor Leonard Slatkin. Lin joins as soloist for Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Major, which is preceded by the Beethoven’s Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus and the world premiere of Sérgio Assad’s Scare Crow, and followed by Slatkin’s arrangement of Glazunov’s Five Novelettes as well as Ginastera’s Variaciones Concertantes.