Classical music review

Perlman recital offers mixed rewards

Violinist Itzhak Perlman
Violinist Itzhak Perlman
Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

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Itzhak Perlman repeats the Beethoven-Strauss-Tartini program at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Knight Concert Hall of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami;, 305-949-6722.

South Florida Classical Review

Itzhak Perlman is one of the classical music world's true icons. With a performing career now spanning half a century, he is nearly guaranteed to fill a concert hall and, indeed, the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach was packed for his recital as part of the Regional Arts Concert Series.

Once the most technically brilliant and immaculate of violin virtuosos, Perlman has becomes less accurate and fastidious over the past decade. Much of the old Perlman charisma were on display at his Monday performance as well as some of the recurrent issues.

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