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Wnen Itzhak Perlman comes to town to perform with the Los Angeles Philharmonic these days, expect him to be armed with bow and baton. Such was the case Thursday night at Walt Disney Concert Hall, where Perlman will be conducting through this weekend.
Perlman brought out his violin for two short selections with the orchestra and conducted a relatively compact one before intermission, then came back to lead the big Romantic symphonic standard that is Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5. READ MORE
After his five violin concertos, Mozart composed several single-movement pieces for Antonio Brunetti, the concertmaster of the Salzburg orchestra. This serene Adagio was probably intended as an alternative slow movement for Mozart’s Fifth Violin Concerto, and the sparkling Rondo was written in 1781 for a command performance in Vienna where Mozart and Brunetti had travelled with their employer, the Archbishop of Salzburg.