Stern, Isaac

(b. 1920)
   American violinist. He made his debut with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra at the age of 11. He became a world-renowned virtuoso.

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  • STERN, ISAAC — (1920–2001), U.S. violinist. Born in Kremenets, Ukraine, the following year he was taken to San Francisco, where his mother worked as pianist and teacher. He took up the violin at the age of eight. Following his recital début (1935) Stern was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Stern,Isaac — Stern (stûrn), Isaac. Born 1920. Russian born American violinist who is considered among the great 20th century virtuosos. * * * …   Universalium

  • Stern, Isaac — born July 21, 1920, Kremenets, Ukraine, Russian Empire died Sept. 22, 2001, New York, N.Y., U.S. Ukrainian born U.S. violinist. His family came to the U.S. when he was an infant. He first performed with the San Francisco Symphony in 1936, and he… …   Universalium

  • Stern, Isaac — ► (1920 2001) Violinista estadounidense de origen ruso. Por sus actuaciones con un Guarnerius está considerado como uno de los mejores intérpretes de este instrumento. * * * (21 jul. 1920, Kremenets, Ucrania, Imperio ruso–22 sep. 2001, Nueva York …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stern — Stern, Isaac Stern, Otto Stern, William * * * (as used in expressions) György Stern Solti Stern Magazin Stern, Isaac Jonas Stern …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stern — (Isaac) (né en 1920) violoniste américain d origine russe …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Isaac Judaeus — Isaak ben Salomon Israeli oder Jizchak ben Schlomo Jisraeli (kurz Isaak Israeli; lateinisch Isaac Judaeus; hebräisch יצחק בן שלמה הישראלי; arabisch ‏إسحاق بن سليمان الإسرائيلي , أبو يعقوب ‎ Ishāq ibn Sulaimān al Isrāʾīlī, Abū Yaʿqūb, DMG Isḥāq b …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Isaac Stern — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Stern. Isaac Stern, né le 21 juillet 1920 à Kremenets (Ukraine) et mort le 22 septembre 2001 à New York, est un violoniste américain, l un des plus illustres représentants de la première génération de musiciens… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Isaac Stern — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • Stern — /sterrn/, n. 1. Isaac, born 1920, U.S. violinist, born in Russia. 2. Otto, 1888 1969, U.S. physicist, born in Germany: Nobel prize 1943. * * * I German weekly newsmagazine. Founded in 1948, it quickly became known for its outstanding photography… …   Universalium

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