Elgar and Heifetz’s Third Finger

Elgar –  A minor Etude Characteristique 1882 Peter Sheppard Skaerved – Violin (Stradivari 1698  ‘Joachim’) Bow – Tubbs (given to Elgar) Elgar Meets Heifetz On the 5th May 1920, George Bernard Shaw penned his by now legendary note to the 19-year old Heifetz. My Dear Heifetz Your recital has filled my wife and I with … Continue reading Elgar and Heifetz’s Third Finger