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Posted at 12:00 AM on March 27, 2007 by John Birge
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On his 80th birthday, to go along with all the wonderful music, some marvelous jaw-jutting videos of Rostropovich playing his cello. Always an intense player, and a joy to watch as well as hear. A sampling of Bach, Beethoven, and Dvorak.