Arthur Leipzig, a Photographer Inspired by Everyday Life in New York, Dies at 96 - NYTimes.com “Piatagorsky and Casals, Musical Jokes, Puerto Rico, 1967.” The Spanish cellist Pablo Casals, shown here with fellow cellist Gregor Piatagorsky, served as a lifelong subject for Mr. Leipzig. Arthur Leipzig, courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery.
Critic Ted Libbey and radio host Fred Child recommend 50 recordings any fanatic or first-timer should not be without. Cellist Jacqueline Du Pre records Elgar's Cello Concerto with conductor John Barbirolli at Kingsway Hall in London,
A stunning photo of Jacqueline du Pré rehearsing with the NZBC Symphony Orchestra (now known as the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra) in Wellington, New Zealand. She performed only once in New Zealand, playing the Haydn C major concerto and the Dvorak concerto in September 1970. Those who played in the orchestra, and those present at the concert remember it as an electrifying occasion. Photo by Tom Shanahan
Legendary Cellist Pablo Casals, at Age 93, on Creative Vitality and How Working with Love Prolongs Your Life