Nov 17, 2015
By Andy Johnson
Conductor Itzahk Perlman is among those being recognized with the highest civilian honour bestowed by the United States.
Perlman joins composer Stephen Sondheim and film director and producer Stephen Spielberg receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Other artists on the list include Barbara Streisand, James Taylor and Gloria Estefan.
The ceremony takes place at the White House, November 24th.