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Heifetz Death #106882

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 11, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Death of violinist Jascha Heifetz reported 1913 comment by violinist Fritz Kreisler on young Heifetz's abilities quoted. Report introduced.

(NYC: Jim Wooten) Heifetz career reviewed; shown playing in 1971. George Bernard Shaw's comment on Heifetz quoted. Heifetz shown playing in film "Carnegie Hall". [Isaac STERN, Sir Yehudi MENUHIN, Itzhak PERLMAN - discuss Heifetz's abilities.] Photos and scenes of career shown.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim
Duration:
00:02:20

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