Last look at a much loved violinist

Last look at a much loved violinist


norman lebrecht

November 02, 2020

This is Yehonatan Berick playing a Beethoven duet this summer with his partner, Rachel Mercer, before the onset of a rapid cancer that took his life. He is widely mourned.



  • NYMike says:

    Lovely playing!

  • David K. Nelson says:

    Beautifully done by both artists.

  • Alphonse says:

    Very sad- a huge loss. Does anyone know what type of cancer he had?

  • Alex says:

    Huge loss! Great musician!

  • Ingrid Bellman says:

    So sad to hear. Grateful to hear this.

  • Peter Kaman says:

    Yehonatan was one of the sweetest men I ever had the pleasure of knowing. This news is so sad. My deepest condolences to his family.