Itzhak Perlman on Violinist Jascha Heifetz, Subject of American Masters’ “God’s Fiddler”

Encore: April 08, 2015

Itzhak Perlman is recognized as the world’s reigning virtuoso of the violin. Early in his career, he had the opportunity to play for the legendary Jascha Heifetz, subject of the upcoming American Masters documentary titled Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler. Perlman talked to host Jack Ford about the experience.

 

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