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Jascha Heifetz
(1901-1987) born on
Feb 02
Russian-US classical violinist. He was a child prodigy noted for his conscientious musical interpretation, smooth tone, and technical proficiency; considered the best of the century.
If I don't practice one day, I know it; two days, the critics know it; three days, the public knows it.

If the Almighty himself played the violin, the credits would still read 'Rubinstein, God, and Piatigorsky', in that order.
I occasionally play works by contemporary composers and for two reasons. First to discourage the composer from writing any more and secondly to remind myself how much I appreciate Beethoven.
There is no top. There are always further heights to reach.
No matter what side of an argument you're on, you always find some people on your side that wish you were on the other side.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: San Francisco "Examiner & Chronicle," 18 Apr 71
R: Whenever Heifetz played in trios with Arthur Rubinstein (piano) and Gregor Piatigorsky (cello), Rubinstein always got top billing. "Los Angeles Times," 29 Aug 1982
A: In "Life," 28 Jul 61
N: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
K: In "Quote Disk 1,2,3," by DBUG, 1991.

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