(b Czestochowa, 1882; d Cosier-sur-Vévey, 1947). Polish violinist. Début aged 7 in Spohr's 2nd conc.; London début 1894; played Brahms conc. in composer's presence 1896. Int. career, based on Vienna until 1936. First tour of USA 1896–7. Founded Palestine SO (now Israel PO) 1936 in assoc. with the cond. William Steinberg.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.