|Birth Day||November 26, 1925|
|Birth Place||New York|
|Age||95 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Oct 10, 2003 (age 77)|
Renowned interpreter of Beethoven, Brahms, and Schubert. He was known for forming the Istomin-Stern-Rose Trio with Isaac Stern and Leonard Rose.
He was a child Prodigy and began performing publicly with his mother when he was six.
He was a bibliophile and consulted on Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers' facsimile editions of books by Joseph Conrad and Thomas Hardy.
He commissioned and premiered the works of many composers, including Roger Sessions.