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Menuhin, Yehudi, Baron Menuhin (1916–1999), violinist and conductor

Michael Kennedy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/72100

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Menuhin, Yehudi, Baron Menuhin (1916–1999), violinist and conductor, was born on 22 April 1916 at the Mount Lebanon Hospital in the Bronx district of New York city, the only son and first among the three children of Moshe Menuhin (1893–1982), teacher, and his wife, ...

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Subjects: Strings ; Conducting

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