Ilya Kaler on Leonid Kogan: "Like Mount Everest"

June 24, 2015 Sebastian Leitner

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In this video, Ilya Kaler talks about the famous violinist, Leonid Kogan. Kogan was an unorthodox performer but even more so as a teacher. Having been one of his pupils, Kaler tells about Kogan's teaching style and how it affected his own playing and judging of competitions.