SPECIAL MOMENTS

This chapter will develop over time, to highlight special moments in Istomin’s life and career that have not been the subject of an article on this site.
These will be moments of personal life such as his childhood, his relationship with his parents, his meeting and marriage with Marta, his cult of friendship, his taste for gastronomy and wine, etc
These will also be moments in his career, some special concerts (his debut with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra in 1943, all his recitals at Carnegie Hall…), some exceptional tours (in the Far East in 1956, in Bulgaria in 1963…), the Jubilee of his 75th birthday in 2000…