Roy Thomson Hall presents
Itzhak Perlman is the world’s reigning violin virtuoso, enjoying an iconic status rarely afforded any musician. His performances before presidents and kings are legendary, including the Inauguration of President Obama.
A Kennedy Center Honoree, he has won four Emmys, including a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for excellence in recording, and most recently for the PBS documentary Fiddling for the Future, about his work as a teacher and conductor for the Perelman Music Program.
Itzhak Perlman has long been associated with the Israel Philharmonic, taking part in history-making concerts in Warsaw, Budapest, Moscow and Leningrad.