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Video thumbnail: American Masters Filmmaker Peter Rosen on Key Assets of Jascha Heifetz Film

American Masters

Filmmaker Peter Rosen on Key Assets of Jascha Heifetz Film

Rosen describes key assets that allowed him to make the film and tell a new story.

Filmmaker Peter Rosen on Key Assets of Jascha Heifetz Film

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz Concerts for 1923 Japan Earthquake Victims

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz Concerts for 1923 Japan Earthquake Victims

In 1923, Heifetz gave concerts for Japanese quake victims, and to raise money for them.

Jascha Heifetz Concerts for 1923 Japan Earthquake Victims

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz: Estrellita Encore Song

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz: Estrellita Encore Song

Jascha Heifetz arranged a popular Mexican song to include in his Mexico City concert.

Jascha Heifetz: Estrellita Encore Song

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Preview

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Preview

Discover the violin virtuoso through Itzhak Perlman, students and archival performances.

Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Preview

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Promo

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Promo

Discover the mysterious violin virtuoso

Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler Promo

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz Lives the Good Life

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz Lives the Good Life

"After I came to America, my one aim, it seems, was to enjoy myself," said the violinist.

Jascha Heifetz Lives the Good Life

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz: Passion in His Playing

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz: Passion in His Playing

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

Jascha Heifetz: Passion in His Playing

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz: Patriotic Service During World War II

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz: Patriotic Service During World War II

Violinist Jascha Heifetz toured military bases for the USO during World War II.

Jascha Heifetz: Patriotic Service During World War II

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jascha Heifetz Tests Itzhak Perlman's Skills

American Masters

Jascha Heifetz Tests Itzhak Perlman's Skills

Itzhak Perlman recalls his first encounter with Jascha Heifetz as a teenage student.

Jascha Heifetz Tests Itzhak Perlman's Skills

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