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.
A new book on Jascha Heifetz' childhood details the music world's excitement at his Carnegie Hall debut at age 16. Read an excerpt about who attended and what the reviewers said.
Jascha Heifetz traveled to Japan in the fall of 1923, weeks after the earthquake on September 1 that devastated Tokyo, Yokohama and the Kanto region. See Heifetz' own film footage of that trip.
Enjoy a selection of 21 Jascha Heifetz recordings heard in the film Jascha Heifetz: God's Fiddler, including music by Debussy, Paganini, Prokofiev, Bach and more.
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