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".
Chicago Sun-Times Article date: December 13, 1987
My two favorite dishes. I never get enough. Of course, both must be the best.Jascha Heifetz
For almost a century, Jascha Heifetz was the performer all others wished to emulate, a genius whose technique and musicianship earned him accolades as "the perfect violinist".Jascha Heifetz