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July 16, 2011

Classics

Filed under: Uncategorized — jchatoff @ 12:10 am
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Many happy returns to Pinchas Zukerman, born on this date in Tel Aviv, Israel, in 1948. He was discovered by Isaac Stern in 1962 and wound up at Juilliard.  He has had a stellar career, three wives – the second was Tuesday Weld – and I’m assuming that the violin he plays in this clip is his Guarnerius from 1742:

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2 Comments »

  1. What talant

    Comment by avery — July 16, 2011 @ 8:51 pm | Reply

  2. So, how did the 92nd street Y get so lucky? Mesmerizing!

    Comment by Carol — July 19, 2011 @ 12:26 pm | Reply


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