Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz

Fiddler, one of the greatest virtuosos of the 20th century.
Can you appreciate music without playing it? Yes, you can. You can appreciate baseball without playing it. Many people attend a football game merely for the crowd, the excitement, the color.More Jascha Heifetz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If I don't practice one day, I know it; two days, the critics know it; three days, the public knows it.More Jascha Heifetz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The discipline of practice every day is essential. When I skip a day, I notice a difference in my playing. After two days, the critics notice, and after three days, so does the audience.More Jascha Heifetz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He once told a reporter he wanted his obituary to be short - "just make it born in Russia, first lesson at 3, debut at 7, debut in America in 1917".More Jascha Heifetz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When people come to play music as they do to play bridge, civilization will have taken the longest stride forward since the beginning of time.More Jascha Heifetz quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Alexander Hamilton If the Constitution is adopted (and it was) the Union will be in fact and in theory an association of States or a Confederacy. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More