I'm sure many of you heard that Janos Starker, one of the most respected cellists of our time, passed on Sunday, April 28th, 2013. Here's a brief segment from NPR in remembrance of a man who believed teaching was his calling.
Remembering Janos Starker, The Cellist 'Born To Be A Teacher'
New York Times
Janos Starker, Master of the Cello, Dies at 88
The following is a short excerpt from the Medici TV Documentary Series - A Lesson In Music.
In my most humble opinion, Starker performed with so much more ease and technical fluidity than some of his contemporaries.