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 (mĕn′yo͞o-ĭn), Yehudi 1916-1999.
American-born violinist noted for his interpretations of works by Bartok and others.
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(Biography) Yehudi (jɛˈhuːdɪ), Baron. 1916–99, British classical and jazz violinist, born in the US
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(ˈmɛn yu ɪn)

Yehudi, 1916–99, U.S. violinist.
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Noun1.Menuhin - British violinist (born in the United States) who began his career as a child prodigy in the 1920s (1916-1999)Menuhin - British violinist (born in the United States) who began his career as a child prodigy in the 1920s (1916-1999)
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Molly and Hattie McGregor, 18 and 16 respectively, are both now students at the Yehudi Menuhin School in Surrey, but return to the Black Isle on Sunday to present a special concert at The Stables, Cromarty.
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Windsor Festival was founded in 1969 by the violinist Yehudi Menuhin and the actor Ian Hunter as artistic directors.
From your website, I see that your first show, "A Little Nightmare Music" was created in 2004 and that you met at the Yehudi Menuhin School when you were each 12 years old.
After initial studies in Armenia, the cellist studied in the UK at the Menuhin School and the Guildhall School, London.
One of the highlights of his life came in 1978, when he met violinist Yehudi Menuhin who was giving a concert at Huddersfield Town Hall JS*94772030
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1999 VIOLINIST and conductor Yehudi Menuhin, right, died at the age of 82.