On March 27th, the World Health Organization is declaring the Southeast Asia region polio-free. As a survivor of the disease, violinist and conductor Itzhak Perlman joins us live to discuss his role in the End Polio Now campaign, and more!
It's a disease that used to leave parents around the world overcome with fear. Would their child get polio, leaving them irreversibly paralyzed within hours? It's something famed violinist Itzhak Perlman knows all too well.
Violinist & conductor Itzhak Perlman joins HuffPost Live to explain why he thinks that teaching is 'so essential' for musicians.
Violinist and conductor Itzhak Perlman joins HuffPost Live to discuss why polio couldn't ruin his musical aspirations.
Itzhak Perlman joins HuffPost Live to share his thoughts on Israel.
Itzhak Perlman joins Josh to talk about being discovered by Ed Sullivan.
The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.
Hear GREAT PERFORMANCES alumni share stories of what the series and public TV have meant to them. Appearances by Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, Don Henley, Josh Groban, Itzhak Perlman, Peter Martins, Patti Austin & Take 6, Elina Garanca and Michael Buble.
The Arizona Legislature is now in session. The Arizona Capitol Times joins Arizona Horizon for its weekly legislature update. Itzhak Perlman highlights his musical career as a violinist and conductor.
Itzhak Perlman talks with Enrique Cerna about conducting music. Perlman is an Israeli American violin virtuoso, conductor, and master-instructor. He is widely considered as one of the preeminent violin virtuosi of the 20th century.
Violinist Itzhak Perlman, Ammon Valk---violinist with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (IPO)---Zubin Mehta, music director of the IPO, and others speak about the importance of education and teaching in preserving musical heritage and tradition. Perlman says, 'The teachers are the farmers of music.'
Two artists married for years who continue to inspire each other. A prodigy musician, chosen as one of 30 students to study under the tutelage of Maestro Itzhak Perlman. Tom Dignam is living proof that one person can make a difference. Tom and his charming wife, Annette, were 'Fundraisers of the Year' for State College of Florida in Manatee County. And catch the latest sport... horse surfing!
Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax perform in the Kaplan Penthouse. Alan Alda hosts. Premieres 5/5 at 9pm.
Neon Museum, Violinist Itzhak Perlman, Photographer Terry Gydessen, Designer Diane Von Furstenberg
In celebration of the series 40th anniversary on PBS, a stellar roster of diverse alumni gather to share their stories of what the series has meant to them, with reminiscences and performances by Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, Don Henley, David Hyde Pierce, Josh Groban, Itzhak Perlman, Peter Martins, Patti Austin and Take 6, El na Garan a and Michael Bubl .
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