Musical Heritage: Jascha Heifetz
A team of stellar CMS violinists, Aaron Boyd and Arnaud Sussmann, lead a revealing, in-depth exploration of the life and legacy of the undisputed reigning master of their instrument: the incomparable Jascha Heifetz. Joining the panel are very special guests Jay Heifetz, son of Jascha Heifetz, and Ayke Agus, Heifetz student and collaborator and author of Heifetz As I Knew Him, who will share their personal experiences with this legend. The multi-media presentation includes rare photos and videos, historic recordings, and pre-recorded interviews with Heifetz intimates Endre Granat, John Maltese, and Itzhak Perlman. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.
Originally aired September 29, 2021