Rebecca Wishnia

Rebecca Wishnia is a freelance violinist and writer.

Articles By This Author

Rebecca Wishnia - May 26, 2023

The Seattle organization brilliantly realizes a double bill of operas about the Holocaust by composer Jake Heggie.

Rebecca Wishnia - May 16, 2023

Nico Muhly’s Stranger cued a concert theme that included music by Jessie Montgomery, Benjamin Britten, and Ralph Vaughan Williams.

Rebecca Wishnia - April 25, 2023

The composer’s First Symphony outshines a new concerto by Outi Tarkiainen and Wynton Marsalis’s Blues Symphony.

Rebecca Wishnia - June 3, 2019

Contemporary works by Christopher Stark and Laura Schwendinger soar on a shoestring at Z Space.

Rebecca Wishnia - May 14, 2019

The group brings an experimental touch to every piece of repertoire, from a medieval rondeau to Elliott Carter.

Rebecca Wishnia - May 12, 2019

Conductor James Gaffigan and pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard star in a demanding, rousing concert.

Rebecca Wishnia - April 30, 2019

A varied program from Bach to Avner Dorman is given cohesion by Shaham and pianist Akira Eguchi.

Rebecca Wishnia - April 9, 2019

Episodic moments of brilliance highlight new music in “The Keyboard Reimagined.”

Rebecca Wishnia - March 25, 2019

The acclaimed ensemble is transcendent in the composer’s rarely heard quartets.

Rebecca Wishnia - March 18, 2019

Cellist Truls Mørk deftly handles Salonen’s thorny concerto.