Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

Israeli Violinist Gives Successful Concerts in Soviet Cities

October 25, 1963
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

The first performance in Vilna by an Israeli artist was a tremendous success and the audience refused to allow him to leave before he gave five encores, it was reported here today from Moscow.

Violinist Ivry Gitlis gave a series of concerts under the cultural exchange program of the Soviet Union and Israel. His other concerts were given in Moscow, Leningrad, Kiev and Odessa.

Recommended from JTA