Ivry Gitlis's 90th Birthday
August 22, 2012 at 11:15 AMToday, Aug. 22nd 2012, is Ivry Gitlis' 90th Birthday.
Mazel Tov!!! - Had the pleasure of meeting him several time and chatting with him after master-classes here in Jerusalem (he even asked "me" to be photographed with 'him'(!)
Here's Ivry Gitlis, playing "Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso" by Saints-Saens:
From Richard WatsonMany happy returns maitre! I will never forget my first hearing of your Alban Berg Konzert more than 40 years ago. The piece made sense to me for the first time.
Posted on August 22, 2012 at 3:50 PM
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