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Mendelssohn Piano Trios
Mendelssohn Piano Trios

Itzhak Perlman and Yo Yo Ma together again on this disc available now from amazon, iTunes and retail outlets.


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Itzhak Perlman Cancels North Carolina Performance
Posted May 17, 2016 by itzhakperlman

Earlier today, Itzhak Perlman released a statement on his Facebook page regarding his decision to cancel his scheduled performance in North Carolina:”As my fans know, I have spent a lifetime advocating against discrimination towards those with physical disabilities and have been a vocal advocate for treating all people equally. As such, after great consideration, I have decided to cancel my May 18th concert in North Carolina with the North Carolina Symphony as a stand against House Bill 2. As Attorney General Loretta Lynch recently stated, HB2 “is about a great deal more than just bathrooms. [It] is about the dignity and respect we accord our fellow citizens.” I couldn’t agree more and will look forward to returning to North Carolina when this discriminatory law is repealed.”

The legendary concert violinist joins other notable entertainers including Bruce Springsteen, Cindy Lauper, Jimmy Buffet, Ringo Starr and Nick Jonas who have taken similar action. For more information go to: Equality North Carolina, the largest LGBT rights and equality group in the state.

Itzhak Perlman Conducts Student Orchestra in Lod
Posted Apr 29, 2016 by itzhakperlman


Itzhak Perlman conducted 100 young Israeli string players and the Perlman Music Program (PMP) Orchestra performing an arrangement of “Ode to Joy” in Lod, Israel. Lod is a mixed Jewish-Arab city 15 km (9.3 mi) southeast of Tel Aviv in the Center District of Israel.

Perlman’s Video Goes Viral on Classic FM’s FB Page
Posted Apr 25, 2016 by itzhakperlman


Classic FM Radio Host David Mellor interviewed Itzhak Perlman at London’s Savoy Hotel, ahead of the UK leg of his European tour. During the interview the violin virtuoso was asked to share some advice on getting the most out of your practice and tackling nerves.

We’re thrilled to announce that Itzhak Perlman’s answers went ‘viral’ on Classic FM’s Facebook page. So far, the video has appeared on over 2 million Facebook timelines and has been shared over 650,000 times. WATCH NOW

‘Fiddler’ Cast Album #2 on the Billboard Cast Album Chart
Posted Apr 16, 2016 by itzhakperlman


The new Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Cast Album entered the Billboard Cast Album Chart at #2 behind Hamilton: American Musical Broadway Cast Album.
Itzhak Perlman recorded a special bonus track for the new Broadway cast recording. The track, “Excerpts From Fiddler on the Roof,” is arranged by acclaimed composer John Williams. Broadway Records released the album, which is produced by David Lai, Ted Sperling, and Louise Gund. BUY NOW

Itzhak Perlman Performs At Zubin Mehta’s 80th Birthday Concert Celebration
Posted Apr 14, 2016 by itzhakperlman


Maestro Zubin Mehta was born the same year as the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and, for the last five decades, he and the IPO have worked hand-in-hand to promote classical music in Israel and around the world.

Maestro Mehta celebrated his 80th birthday with three once-in-a-lifetime concerts featuring some of the world’s most eminent musical stars including Itzhak Perlman.