After the world’s hottest June on record, Stanford’s deceivingly named Frost Amphitheater is heating up in a different way, with a summer lineup of concerts ranging from classical to rock.
Last Sunday afternoon, Bay Area violinist Gil Shaham performed an all-Bach program in Dinkelspiel Auditorium. The pieces he played–“Partitas No. 2 in D minor,” “No. 3 in E major” and “Sonata No. 3 in C major”–were ones he’s been playing for over 30 years, which explains the blistering speed at which he performed several of the movements.