Lithuanian violinist widely considered to be one of the greatest violinists of all time. He is remembered for his performances at prestigious venues like Carnegie Hall.
He became a teacher later in life, teaching violin master classes at schools like UCLA.
He collaborated with pianist Arthur Rubinstein on piano trios by Beethoven in 1941.
He was a prodigy who gave his first public performance at age seven.
His marriage to actress Florence Vidor lasted from 1928 to 1945.