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Jascha Heifetz - Biography and Timeline

The name Jascha Heifetz continues to evoke awe and excitement among fellow musicians more than century after his public debut. In a performing career that spanned 65 years, he established an unparalleled standard of violin playing to which violinists around the world still aspire.

Mar 25th, 2015 | 0 comments

American Ballet Theatre - About American Ballet Theatre: A History

American Masters teams up with Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns to co-produce a new documentary about American Ballet Theatre (ABT) in honor of its 75th anniversary.

Mar 23rd, 2015 | 0 comments

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Jascha Heifetz - Passion in Heifetz' Playing

One can hear the passion in Heifetz' violin playing, even if his stance was impassive.

Mar 23rd, 2015 | 0 comments

Judy Garland - Top Performers Pay Tribute to Judy Garland

Top performers who also sing Judy Garland tribute concerts share what inspires them most about the legendary entertainer.

Mar 16th, 2015 | 0 comments

Jascha Heifetz - About the Film - Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler

Emmy- and Peabody-winning filmmaker Peter Rosen uncovers the story of legendary musician Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987), the first truly modern violin virtuoso.

Mar 5th, 2015 | 0 comments

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Quincy Jones - Trumpeter Clark Terry Performs: An In Memoriam Tribute

Jazz legend Clark Terry performs at a school in this film outtake from Quincy Jones: In the Pocket (2001).

Feb 25th, 2015 | 0 comments

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Quincy Jones - Interviews with Terry Clark: Trumpeter, Composer, Mentor. In Memoriam.

The career of celebrated jazz trumpeter Clark Terry (1920 -2015 ) spanned more than seven decades and included performing with Count Basie and Duke Ellington in the late 1940s and 1950s, and with Quincy Jones.

Feb 25th, 2015 | 0 comments
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