Brahms
Violin Concerto in D major
Music Worcester presents an elegant program by Sokolov and the Staatskapelle Weimar

Sensitive musicianship and technical excellence characterized the partnership of violinist Valerij Sokolov and the Staatskapelle Weimar under the directorship of Kirill Karabits who appeared at Mechanics Hall on Thursday evening as part of Music Worcester’s 158th season. Sokolov played the Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D major with sublime artistry; beautifully shaped phrases, sensitive interpretation, complete command of the score and a stunning cadenza earned him a well-deserved standing ovation….

By Joyce Tamer, Telegram & Gazette Reviewer, 02 March 2018