Violin virtuoso whose career spanned most of the twentieth century and influenced many prominent artists, including Tasmin Little.
After watching videos of himself, he realized he had been holding my bow wrong for many years.
He and Isaac Stern were both celebrated violinists.
He was able to persuade Louis Persinger to take him on as a student after Persinger initially turned him away as a student.
He married Nola Nicholas in 1938 and, after their divorce in 1947, he married Diana Gould Menuhin on October 19, 1947.