Originally it was owned by violinist Jascha Heifetz
, who commissioned world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright to design a recording studio in the ground.
As usual, the orchestra's intriguing program includes unorthodox arrangements of well-known opuses; Anatolijus Senderovas' Cantus in memoriam Jascha Heifetz
, will feature an audio-visual composition.
Y despues de Paganini admiro a muchos como Jascha Heifetz
, Gidon Kremer, Fritz Kreisler .
The careers of violin virtuosi such as Jascha Heifetz
, David Oistrakh, and Itzhak Perlman are chronicled in well crafted documentaries.
Silence echoes through the halls where once great world virtuosos such as Fritz Kreisler and Jascha Heifetz
filled the air with their music.
The great Jascha Heifetz
declared it to be unplayable and, although Britten revised and cut some flashier passages, the solo part is still very demanding - but Byers handled all the triple-stopping and left hand pizzicato with complete assurance.
The broadcaster said Tuesday that the 218 monaural but high-quality pieces also include a performance by cellist Pablo Casals on his first visit to Japan in 1961 and the last concert given by violinist Jascha Heifetz
Cesar Franck's acclaimed 1886 Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major was an ambitious, if appropriate, closing: ambitious for famously having been played by major musicians (including Jascha Heifetz
and Arthur Rubinstein), and appropriate because of Montero's improvisational bent.
The Ambassador Auditorium Collection, and the Yehudi Menuhin (1916-1999), Jascha Heifetz
(1901-1987), and Lawrence Tibbett (1896-1960) collections all have California connections, but their work and influence extended far beyond state borders to distant regions of the world.
The four collections that have been organized, arranged, and described in finding aids, which can be viewed on the Online Archive of California, are the Yehudi Menuhin, the Jascha Heifetz
, the Lawrence Tibbett, and the Ambassador Auditorium Collections.
There are three photos together, Nathan Milstein is alongside another fiddle player Jascha Heifetz
who is my complete hero in every way and another fiddle player called Hugh Bean, who used to lead the Philharmonia Orchestra when I was in it," Nick says.
Fresh off its run at New York's documentary film festival, Peter Rosen's 2010 film about enigmatic violin virtuoso Jascha Heifetz
, God's Fiddler, opens today at Quad Cinema.