First Ever Visit to the United Arab Emirates

Gil will make his first ever visit to the United Arab Emirates in early September as part of the InClassica International Music Festival. Performing at the Dubai Opera on September 6, Gil will perform the Brahms Violin Concerto and Shor’s “Seascapes” with the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Sergey Smbatyan.

Gil “works his magic” at Aspen Music Festival

Gil was overjoyed to return to Aspen, where—until last year’s pandemic hiatus—he has been featured annually. He performed the Barber Violin Concerto on August 1 with the Aspen Festival Orchestra, and according to a review in the Aspen Times, “inspired music director Robert Spano’s best conducting this summer.” Read more here.

Gil to perform in Vail with Philadelphia Orchestra

Concluding this unusual season, during which Gil appeared twice in virtual programs with the Philadelphia Orchestra (both still available online!), Gil will appear in-person with the orchestra as it resumes its annual residency at the Bravo! Vail Music Festival.  Gil will perform Bologne’s Violin Concerto No. 9 there on July 9 together conductor Nathalie Stutzmann. … Read more

June 2021: Kennedy Center Honors, Benefit Concerts, and Beethoven in Central Park

Summer is almost here! I’m honored to kick off the month with a performance together with my wife, violinist Adele Anthony, to celebrate the fantastic Midori for the virtual Kennedy Center Honors. Airing June 4, Adele and I will play Bach’s Double Violin Concerto along with Sarasate’s Navarra, and we hope you can join us! … Read more