Ida Haendel

(b. 1923)

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(b Chelm, Poland, 1923).

Polish‐born British violinist. Début London 1937 in Brahms conc., cond. Wood. Settled in Eng. and became Brit. cit., but toured worldwide. In 1952 left Eng. to live in Canada. Toured Russ. 1966. Sibelius Medal 1982. CBE 1991.

Subjects: Music.

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