I had a call last night from Ivry Gitlis in the interval of a concert in Poland. ‘Must rush,’ he said, ‘we’re about to play the Enesco Octet.’
Ivry is 92. Today, he is visiting Auschwitz. Irrepressible.
Ivy, yesterday, with the pianist, Maria Szwajgier-Kulakowska (c) Aleksander Hanslik/Slipped Disc