Monday, May 5, 2008

Oistrakh, David

(1908-1974), Russian violinist, studied at the Odessa Conservatory; made his debut in Leningrad in 1928, won first prizes in the Ukranian Contest, All-Soviet Contest, and first prize in the Ysaye Contest in Brussels(1935).
(Oistrakh is the one standing and holding violin - portrait in the left is Shostakovich

1 comment:

Ali said...

do you know who the others are?