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“The most important thing to do is really listen.”

Itzhak Perlman has been one of the world’s leading violinists for many decades. He was born in Tel-Aviv in 1945, and at age four polio left him permanently disabled – yet he became a child prodigy, and shot to stardom in his 20s alongside luminaries including Pinchas Zukerman and Daniel Barenboim.

He is closely associated not just with the standard concerto repertoire, but also with the Theme from Schindler’s List, written for him by John Williams.

Current album

Itzhak Perlman Plays Concertos & Sonatas

Artists Itzhak Perlman

Release Date: 03/22/2013

Itzhak Perlman, one of the greatest violinists of our time, presents in this 9 CD edition from the series "Sony Classical Masters" outstanding interpretations of works by Bach, Tchaikovsky, Paganini, Mozart and many more. He is accompanied by renowned orchestras such as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra and famous artists like John Williams, Pinchas Zukerman and many more. CD 1: Bach: Concerto for 2 Violins/ Vivaldi: Concerto for 3 Violins in F/ Chausson: Violin Concerto CD 2: Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto/ Dvorak: Romance/ Sibelius: Violin Concerto CD 3: Lalo: Symphonie espagnole/ Ravel: Tzigane CD 4: Mozart: Duos for Violin and Viola no. 1&2/ Leclair: Sonata in F/ Violin Sonata in D CD 5: Brahms: Violin Sonatas No. 1-3 CD 6: Prokofieff: Violin Sonatas No. 1-2/ Violin Concerto No. 2 CD 7: Handel: Sonata in F/ Beethoven. Serenade in D/ Dohnanyi: Serenade in C/ Hindemith: Sonata in E-flat CD 8: Works by Paganini, Bein-Haim, Bloch, Bazzini, Giuliani CD 9: Excerpts from Cinema Serenade