Classical music

After a half-century career, Itzhak Perlman’s challenge is to keep things fresh


If you go

What: Violinist Itzhak Perlman in recital

When: 7:30 p.m. Monday

Where: Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fith Ave., Fort Lauderdale

Tickets: $35-$95 at or 954-462-0222

South Florida Classical Review

Touring virtuosos typically announce concert programs months in advance, giving promoters the chance to advertise and themselves time to rehearse.

So what will Itzhak Perlman be playing at his recital Monday at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts?

"I can’t tell you because I don’t know," the legendary violinist said in a telephone interview from his home in New York. "I’m terrible that way. I’m notorious. People say, ‘C’mon, we need the program already.’ "

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