Igor get 81 todayViolinists: Recordings and Performances: Igor Oistrakh 81 today
From carlos majlis
From N.A. MohrHappy Birthday Igor! :D
Posted on April 27, 2012 at 05:56 PM
From Momoko TakahashiHappy belated birthday to one of my favourites!
Posted on April 28, 2012 at 07:51 AM
From Sander MarcusHappy Birthday, Mr. Oistrakh. Your recording of the Ysaye Sonata 3 (Ballade) is still my all-time-favorite.
Posted on April 28, 2012 at 01:07 PM
From Paul DeckWhen I saw "Igor" in the title I thought first of Igor Politkovsky, who was a student of David Oistrakh!
Posted on April 29, 2012 at 08:46 PM
From carlos majlisPoor Politkovsky died very young in 1984, a really disgrace because he was extraordinary. He had IMO one of the most beautiful sounds I ever heard on a violin. He couldn't leave Russia, and there are very few recordings, but all are just wanderful.
Posted on April 30, 2012 at 12:22 PM
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