New English Version of Heifetz Early Years Biography Available

January 9th, 2014

A new English translation of the history of Jascha Heifetz’ early years in Russia, including family interactions, first lessons and performances, conservatory experiences, and newspaper coverage is now available. Written by St. Petersburg archivist Galina Kopytova with the collaboration of Albina Starkova-Heifetz, and translated by Dario Sarlo and Alexandra Wiktorek, the English version has been published by Indiana University Press, and is now available from Amazon: