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.

Beethoven in Luxembourg

Gil travels to Luxembourg next week for a performance of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with Solistes Européens Luxembourg under the direction of Christoph König. What a joy to be traveling throughout Europe again…see you on the 20th!

Romanian Premiere of Brahms Violin Concerto

Gil travels to Romania in a few weeks to give the Romanian premiere of Brahms’s violin Concerto with the Rotterdam Philharmonisch Orkest with music director Lahav Shani. This performance will take place as part of the George Enescu Festival, and Gil plans to include some Enescu touches to his performance (stay tuned on Gil’s Facebook … Read more

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 with the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Sergey Smbatyan.

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

May 2021: London Phil (and IDAGIO last call)!

This month feels like the calm before the storm…life is relatively quiet, but summer dates are being announced and I’m thrilled to share more additions to the calendar with you here! Beyond the IDAGIO Beethoven stream I mentioned below, which is available until May 8, there’s a new broadcast on the horizon from across the … Read more

April 2021: IDAGIO with the Knights!

Hello friends! Our celebration of Beethoven with The Knights continues! Following the successful release of our Beethoven/Brahms recording last month (here), we can’t wait to share this new arrangement of the Beethoven concerto with the world on IDAGIO’s Global Concert Hall! The broadcast, which premieres here on April 17, will be filled with conversation too, … Read more