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Zayde, Jascha

Born: 1911 AD
Died: 1999 AD
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1911- Zayde, Jascha born on October 25 at Mercedes, Argentina from a Russian family but moved to U.S.

 

1914 – At the age of 3, he began studying the piano.

 

1918 – He made his debut performance. Also, he won a fellowship to the Juilliard School

 

1936- Became the first staff musician by WQXR, the classical radio station in New York and eventually became the host of a weekly program "The Development of Piano Music."

 

1954- Joined as a staff keyboard player of the New York City Ballet.

 

1999- Died in September.