ON THIS DAY | Violinist David Oistrakh Was Born in 1908

Oistrakh premiered a number of new works, including Khachaturian and both Shostakovich Violin Concertos

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David Oistrakh Birthday

Soviet-born violinist David Oistrakh was born on this day in 1908.

Dying in 1974, he is widely remembered as one of the foremost violinists of all time.

DAVID OISTRAKH | BEETHOVEN VIOLIN CONCERTO IN D MAJOR | KIRILL KONDRASHIN & MOSCOW PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

 

 

David Oistrakh; The Great Recordings |BOX SET|

David Oistrakh

Release Date: September 16, 2008

Warner Classics