- (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 and received the Order of Merit in 1987.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
Look at other dictionaries:
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) Violinista judío. Actuó con las orquestas y los directores más famosos del mundo. Autor del manual El violín (1976) … Enciclopedia Universal
Menuhin, Yehudi — (1916–1999) American born British violinist … Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors
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