Violinist Jennifer Koh has earned a world-wide reputation for being unique in her generation for bringing her probing intellectual acuity to contemporary and traditional repertoire in equal measure, and is beloved by audiences and critics alike for her consummate musicianship and the daring passion of her performances. Ms. Koh is committed to exploring connections between the pieces she plays, searching for similarities of voice among composers, as well as within the works of a single composer. Accordingly, her programs often present rare and revealing juxtapositions, offering works by composers as divergent as Mozart and Ligeti, Schubert and Saariaho.
Posted: Apr-11-2011

BERKELEY, CA — Violinist Jennifer Koh, recognized for her intense, commanding performances, returns to Berkeley for a performance of Sibelius’s Violin Concerto with the Berkeley Symphony, under the direction of Music Director Joana Carneiro. The performance takes place on Thursday, October 2 at 7:00 p.m. at Zellerbach Hall on the UC Berkeley campus. The program also includes Elgar’s Enigma Variations and the world premiere of Oscar Bettison’s Sea Shaped. Tickets are available online at, by calling (510) 841-2800 x1, or in person at the Berkeley Symphony Box Office at 1942 University Ave #207, Berkeley, CA 94704.

Posted: Aug-26-2014


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Posted: Jun-1-2014