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God's fiddler, Jascha Heifetz / a Peter Rosen Productions, Inc., WDR/ARTE Euroarts International presentation.

Rosen, Peter, 1943- (Added Author). Van Horn, Bill. (Added Author). Waletzky, Josh (Added Author). Westdeutscher Rundfunk. (Added Author). ARTE France (Added Author). EuroArts Music International GmbH. (Added Author). Peter Rosen Productions. (Added Author). Kultur International Films. (Added Author).
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DOCUMENTARY GODS (Text) 39231032291847 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780769791067
  • ISBN: 0769791069
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen and full screen.
  • Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2011]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced and directed by Peter Rosen; editors, Josh Waletzky, Peter Rosen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jascha Heifetz, violin; voice of Heifetz: Bill van Horn.
Summary, etc.:
Not since Paganini had there been such a magician on the violin. In this revealing documentary about the legendary musician, viewers see vintage filmed performance clips of Jascha Heifetz and learn that he was the first truly modern violin virtuoso. This insightful film portrays an artist for whom only perfection would do, a musical wunderkind who went on to set the standards for nearly a century. This concert artist is so well known in popular culture, his name is shorthand for greatness.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen and full screen presentation; soundtrack in Dolby stereo.
Subject: Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-1987.
Violinists > Biography.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Musical films.

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