Nathan Milstein in District of Columbia - 1987

from From Russia to the West : the musical memoirs and reminiscences of Nathan Milstein, page 236:

I was pleased to hear words from Pinchas Zukerman addressed to me during the performance. Pinky, as his friends call him, spoke beautifully, almost like a poet. He is a charming and social man. I’ve known Pinky for many years and often attended his performances. I have high regard for his great mastery of the violin, as I do for that of his friend, Itzhak Perlman. Pinky introduced Thérèse and me to his beautiful wife, the actress Tuesday Weld. A surprise for me was Mozart’s duet for violin and viola played by Zukerman and one of his pupils, the wunderkind Midori. Midori is an amazing …   more >>
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Nathan Milstein, and Soloman Volkov (ed.), From Russia to the West : the musical memoirs and reminiscences of Nathan Milstein (:London, 1990), p. 236. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1406111539643 accessed: 27 October, 2021

location of experience: District of Columbia

Listeners

Nathan Milstein
Violinist
1904-1992

Listening to

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A performance of Mozart's duet for violin and viola, performed by Zukerman and Midori
written by Mozart
performed by Midori, Pinchas Zukerman

Experience Information

Date/Time 1987
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public

Notes

Performance took place at the Kennedy Centre.


Originally submitted by tlisboa on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:32:19 +0100
Approved on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:31:11 +0000