Your Symphonie Espagnole is very nice, but I would like to hear some scales...'

Violinist Itzhak Perlman remembers his first meeting with the great Jascha Heifetz when he played to him as a 14-year-old student at the Juilliard School in New York.

Watch Jascha Heifetz put students through their paces in a filmed masterclass.

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