Time to unwind after a helluva jam-packed week of thrills, chills, and rulings, duelings and more than one victory. Yes, this was a good week for the good guys (Olympic misanthropes nothwithstanding).
I wanted something lush and stirring. Sultry. Tango. Brilliant!
There is no one who comes near Israeli-born genius Itzhak Perlman. He is pure, raw emotion. Here Perlman performs a tango by Carlos Gardel on the violin, and conducting is the brilliant composer John Williams. Wildly wonderful.
Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician. Beloved for his charm and humanity as well as his talent, he is treasured by audiences throughout the world who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also to the irrepressible joy of making music, which he communicates. (more)