Jelly d' Arányi


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(b Budapest, 1893; d Florence, 1966).

Hung.‐born violinist, great‐niece of Joachim. Début Vienna 1908 in duo with her sister, Adila Fachiri. Settled in London and became Brit. subject. Gave f. London ps. with Bartók of his 2‐vn. sonatas (1922 and 1923) both of which were ded. to her, as were Vaughan Williams's vn. conc. (1925) and Ravel's Tzigane (1924), in both of which she was also first soloist. Gave f. Brit. p. of Szymanowski 1st vn. conc. (1930) and of Schumann vn. conc. (1938). CBE 1946.

Subjects: Music.

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