Review: Gil is “Superb” at Tanglewood

Gil returned to Tanglewood’s Koussevitzky Shed on August 26 for a performance of Dvořák’s Violin Concerto with the Boston Symphony and its Assistant Conductor, Anna Rakitina. See here for the great review from The Boston Music Intelligencer!

Premiering a New Concerto at Bard & Carnegie Hall

Following his performances of Scott Wheeler’s Isolation Rag throughout the early months of Covid, Gil is thrilled to premiere a new concerto, “Birds of America”, by the composer together with The Orchestra Now and conductor Leon Botstein. The concerto will have its world premiere at TON’s Bard College base November 12-13, followed by a performance … Read more

Gil & MTT with the New York Phil

Gil reunites with his dear friend Michael Tilson Thomas at the New York Philharmonic November 4-7. These performances will feature the Berg Concerto that Gil recently recorded with MTT and the San Francisco Symphony. Learn more here.

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.

DSO Engagements Concluding the Season

Gil closes out the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s 2021-22 season June 10-12 with performances of Barber’s Violin Concerto with the DSO’s music director, Jader Bignamini. See more here! Just 10 days later, Gil performs the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with another DSO, the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin at the Philharmonie with conductor David Robertson (details here). Then onwards … Read more

Return to Dubai & Tour of Korea

On May 25, Gil returns to the Dubai Opera with conductor Sergey Smbatyan for a concert with the InClassica International Music Festival. He will perform Alexey Shor’s Seascapes, as he did at his last performance, in addition to the Barber Violin Concerto. From there, Gil travels to Korea for a tour with the Wiener Symphoniker and … Read more

Le Quattro Stagioni in Italia!

Following performances in Italy earlier this season, Gil will be back as both soloist and director, with two full violin programs including works by Kreisler, Pärt and Chevalier de Saint-George, and Vivaldi’s Le Quattro Stagioni (The Four Seasons). This includes a concert in Verona on May 15 with L’Appassionata Orchestra da Camera and thee concerts … Read more

Celebrating MTT in Miami

This weekend, May 6-7, Gil will be a part of a celebration of his dear friend Michael Tilson Thomas at the New World Symphony in Miami. With Gil performing the Concerto in G of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de St. Georges, there will be two in-person performances as well as a Webcast on Saturday, May 7. … Read more

Four Seasons Return in Philadelphia

Following a virtual performance leading the Philadelphia Orchestra in Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, Gil is returning to a live audience! From April 28-30, you can catch Gil as the leader and soloist of this classic as well as the Violin Concerto No. 9 of Joseph Boulogne, le Chevalier de Saint–Georges. Stay tuned for more performances of The Four … Read more

Performances in Switzerland & Belgium

Gil had an unexpected performance with the Tonhalle Orchestra and Paavo Järvi in Zurich on April 2, subbing in at the last moment for an ill Joshua Bell. Check out the great review in Seen and Heard International! Gil then returns to Switzerland to perform the Hindemith concerto with the Luzerner Sinfonieorchester on April 13 … Read more

Finally back in London!

After filming at the Southbank Centre for a virtual performance last spring, Gil is thrilled to be back there for an in-person performance at Royal Festival Hall with the Philharmonia Orchestra on April 7. You can find more details about the performance here.

Italian Adventures

Gil has several exciting performances ahead throughout the beautiful country of Italy! Gil will perform the Brahms concerto on March 17 and 19 with Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini in Parma, and then on March 24 with Fondazione Lirico Sinfonica Petruzzelli. For his final Italian visit of the season, Gil will perform his solo violin recital at … Read more

Beethoven in Orlando & Madison

Gil will perform the beloved Beethoven Concerto twice this month! He performs the work first with the Orlando Philharmonic, conducted by friend and Music Director Eric Jacobsen, on March 5. Gil then returns to Madison, WI for the second time this season (following December’s solo recital) to perform the work with the Madison Symphony March … Read more