Essential Historical Recordings: Jascha Heifetz

By Sasha Margolis In 1917, the sixteen-year-old violinist Jascha Heifetz left his native Russia, just as it was being engulfed by revolution. Making his way with his family across Asia and the Pacific, he traveled from America‚Äôs West Coast to New York, where in October he gave his Carnegie Hall debut. The concert initiated a … Continue reading Essential Historical Recordings: Jascha Heifetz