Menuhin, Yehudi

 (1916–1999) American-born British violinist.

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  • Menuhin, Yehudi — ▪ 2000 Lord Menuhin of Stoke d Abernon        American violinist and conductor (b. April 22, 1916, New York, N.Y. d. March 12, 1999, Berlin, Ger.), began studying violin at age four and astonished an audience three years later when he played… …   Universalium

  • Menuhin,Yehudi — Men·u·hin (mĕnʹyo͞o ĭn), Yehudi. 1916 1999. American violinist and conductor considered among the great virtuosos of his time. * * * …   Universalium

  • Menuhin, Yehudi — (b. 1916)    US violinist. Making his debut as a soloist at the age of eight, Menuhin became a world famous violinist. He was president of the International Musical Council of UNESCO. His sisters Hephzibah (1920–80) and Yalta (b. 1921), both… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Menuhin, Yehudi — (1916 99)    American musician. Born in New York, he made his debut at the age of eight. He became a world famous violinist and served as president of the International Musical Council of UNESCO. He was knighted for his services to music in 1965… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Menuhin, Yehudi — ► (1916 99) Violinista judío. Actuó con las orquestas y los directores más famosos del mundo. Autor del manual El violín (1976) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Menuhin, Yehudi, Lord Menuhin of Stoke d'Abernon — born April 22, 1916, New York, N.Y., U.S. died March 12, 1999, Berlin, Ger. U.S. born British violinist and conductor. Raised in San Francisco, he made his debut at age seven. In 1927 he studied with George Enescu (1881–1955) in Paris; he… …   Universalium

  • Menuhin, Yehudi, Lord Menuhin de Stoke d'Abernon — (22 abr. 1916, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.–12 mar. 1999, Berlín, Alemania). Violinista y director de orquesta británico de origen estadounidense. Criado en San Francisco, hizo su debut a la edad de siete años. En 1927 estudió con George Enescu (n.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Menuhin — Menuhin, Yehudi …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Yehudi Menuhin — (links) mit Paulo Coelho, 1999 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yehudi Menuhin — en 1980 Naissance 22 avril  …   Wikipédia en Français

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