New York Philharmonic
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Britten – Violin Concerto
Anthony Tommasini – New York Times
Simone Lamsma…..made a brilliant Philharmonic debut in Britten’s Violin Concerto.
…..Ms. Lamsma, who first worked with her countryman Mr. van Zweden in 2007, played splendidly, with crisp clarity and brightly radiant sound, conveying both the rhapsodic fervor and intriguing pensiveness of the music…..
30 november 2018
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Korngold – Violin Concerto
Phillip Nones – Bachtrack
…..Korngold’s Violin Concerto from Simone Lamsma is delivered with extraordinary deftness and depth…..
…..this performance was the most impressive one I’ve ever heard – on recordings or in the concert hall – an amazing artistic feat…..Full review
9 December 2018
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Michael Francis, conductor
Beethoven – Violin Concerto
Garrett Harris - San Diego Reader
…..Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma played her part almost as if she were outside herself. She appeared to be engaged with Beethoven on a level we seldom encounter.
…..it was apparent that Beethoven’s music was coming through her in a pure state…..
22 June 2015