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Remembering Slava

Posted at 6:13 AM on April 27, 2007 by John Birge

Having just posted these a month ago to celebrate his 80th birthday, let's remember the late Mstislav Rostropovich with some marvelous jaw-jutting videos of "Slava" playing his cello. Always an intense player, and a joy to watch as well as hear. A sampling of Bach, Beethoven, and Dvorak.