Joshua Bell performs Sibelius’ Violin Concerto with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Jaap van Zweden. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic

Joshua Bell’s smooth brilliance in Sibelius followed by laboured Mozart from HK Phil

Violin soloist showed dazzling technique and elegance in Sibelius concerto, but HK Phil under Jaap van Zweden lacked lightness and clarity in Jupiter symphony

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Joshua Bell performs Sibelius’ Violin Concerto with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Jaap van Zweden. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic
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