ITZHAK PERLMAN AND YO YO MA PERFORM BEETHOVEN
Itzhak Perlman (violin), Orion Weiss (piano), Yo-Yo Ma (cello) rehearse Beethoven's Serenade in D Major Opus 8 for the May 25, 2005 gala celebrating the alumni of the Perlman Music Program held at New York's Neue Galerie. (UPI Photo/Ezio Petersen)
UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 31, 2012.
The White House was full of celebrities Sunday evening when U.S. President Barack Obama played host to this year's five Kennedy Center honorees.
The Nashville Symphony says violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman is to join it for the grand reopening of the Schermerhorn Symphony Center on New Year's Eve.
Rotary International says it is joining violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman and the New York Philharmonic to present the Concert to End Polio.
When a quartet played at the inauguration in Washington the music the crowd at the Capitol and the TV audience heard was prerecorded, inaugural officials said.
Robert Gibbs, President Obama's press secretary, learned how tough transition in Washington can be Tuesday when he had trouble getting into the inauguration.
The musical talent for Barack Obama's presidential inauguration in Washington will range from Aretha Franklin's soul to Itzhak Perlman's classical strains.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008.
UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 31, 2007.
Today is Thursday, Aug. 31, the 243rd day of 2006 with 122 to follow.