Today is Georgian violin virtuoso Liana Isakadze's 70th birthday!
A protege of David Oistrakh, Ms Isakadze is a former prize winner at the Margaret Long and Jacques Thibaud, Tchaikovsky and Sibelius International Violin Competitions.
She served as long-term Concertmaster of the Chamber Orchestra of Georgia - and presided over a number of prominent European music festivals.
LIANA ISAKADZE | SIBELIUS VIOLIN CONCERTO | 1ST MVT | PAAVO BERGLUND & FINNISH RADIO SYMPHONY | 1970
LIANA ISAKADZE | GERSHWIN (ARR. ISAKADZE) | SUMMERTIME FROM 'PORGY & BESS' | GEORGIAN STATE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA