Young women with bows
ByRIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
March 9, 2017 17:49
In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, ‘Metro’ tunes in to these music-makers.
(photo credit:NATHAN YAKOBOVITCH)
The violin has a Jewish soul.Many of the world’s greatest violinists, including Jascha Heifetz, Itzhak Perlman and Pinchas Zukerman are Jews. And of course, Fiddler on the Roof, set in the Jewish Pale of Settlement in Russia, opens with an extensive violin solo.