The prize also pays tribute to conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt with a posthumous Life Achievement Award.
The legendary violinist and winner of the million-dollar Genesis humanitarian prize will give generously to charities.
Nigel Kennedy, Kreisler and Heifetz also make Classic FM's list of the ultimate violin legends of all time.
The Israeli-American violinist has pledged $US 1m from the 'Jewish Nobel' to musical enrichment for the disabled.
Itzhak Perlman, Gautier Capuçon, Antonio Pappano and Martha's piano protégés share birthday wishes for a living legend.
The two great violinists are a generation apart, but share the 'Soil' Stradivarius now in Perlman's possession.
Two living legends of violin and piano: reunited in Paris for their eagerly anticipated debut studio recording.
At the Philharmonie de Paris, one great violinist paid tribute to another; they both played the same Strad.
The preeminent violinist of our time honoured as musician, teacher, and advocate for special needs individuals.
Hard to beat Itzhak Perlman's Complete Warner Recordings as the ultimate gift for classical lovers and completists.