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Menuhin, Yehudi 1916-1999

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The music of man by Yehudi Menuhin( Book )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origins and evolution of music from primitive beginnings to the present day
Violin sonatas = Violinsonaten = Sonates pour violon by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin and viola by Yehudi Menuhin( Book )

54 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparation of the violinist - First facts - Technique - Practising - Violinist in action - Repertoire and interpretation - Making, repair and care of the violin and bow - Viola
Violin; six lessons by Yehudi Menuhin( Book )

51 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book grew out of six films made by James Archibald and Associates with Yehudi Menuhin, called 'Violin'." --Publisher's note
The music lover's guide to the instruments of the orchestra by Madeau Stewart( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String sextets, nos. 1 and 2 : string sextet no. 1 in B flat major, op. 18 ; string sextet no. 2 in G major, op. 36 by Johannes Brahms( )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The violin by Yehudi Menuhin( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this noisy, chaotic world the violin speaks with a musical purity that unites people across centuries, cultures and languages. This magisterial new book by the acknowledged master of the violin, Yehudi Menuhin, paints a compelling portrait of this magical instrument, and of the composers, performers, teachers and instrument-makers who, like Yehudi Menuhin himself, have fallen under the spell of the violin. A modern Orpheus, Menuhin has for over 70 years been traveling the world with the music which for him represents a message of peace. Here he charts the journey of the violin from a simple musical arc to the refined Stradivarius, from the instrument of everyday life for many traveling people, to the performance instrument of salons and concert halls. Menuhin introduces us to the astounding richness of the voice of the violin, whose appearance in ethnic music from East and West, popular and folk music, classical and jazz, has established its repertoire upon an interdependence of many musical genres. Writing in an accessible, highly personal style, Yehudi Menuhin weaves a history of violins and violin people with his own memories of composers such as Stravinsky, Bartók, Elgar, and Sibelius, and of fellow performers such as Fritz Kreisler, Bruno Walter, Stéphane Grappelli, and Ravi Shankar. Lavishly illustrated with images of the violin in fine art and documentary photography, the book also includes many portraits of the author, and of other composers and performers. The Violin, through the words of Yehudi Menuhin, will speak powerfully to all music lovers
Yehudi Menuhin by Yehudi Menuhin( )

38 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enigma variations by Edward Elgar( )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variations on an Original Theme: Enigma-Variations, op. 36 / Pomp and Circumstance: Five Marches, op. 39
String playing in Baroque music by Robert Donington( Recording )

12 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a practical demonstration of the style and technique of string playing which we believe makes for the best effect, under ordinary modern conditions of performance, in baroque music
Pomp and circumstance marches ; Coronation march ; Empire march ; Imperial march, op. 32 ; Triumphal march from Caractacus ; Concert overture Cocaigne by Edward Elgar( )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1999 and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tender tyrant, Nadia Boulanger : a life devoted to music : a biography by Alan Kendall( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto ; Violin sonata no. 3 ; 5 Hungarian dances by Johannes Brahms( )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West meets east by Ravi Shankar( Recording )

49 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raga PilooYehudi(Duet for violin and sitar with tabla accompaniment);Dhun(sitar solo with tabla accompaniment);Raga anada Bhairava(sitar solo with tabla accompaniment);Six duos(Bartok) Yehudi Menuhin, violin Ravi Shanker, sitar Alla Rakha, tabla Kamala Chakravarti, tamboura
Symphony no. 40, K550 ; Symphony no. 41, K551 : "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organ concertos by George Frideric Handel( )

6 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yehudi Menuhin by Yehudi Menuhin( Visual )

34 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about Yehudi Menuhin's career, including his first steps into the limelight as a child, his development into a star violinist, expansion into jazz and Indian music, his close family ties, and his great humanity to those less fortunate than himself
Conversations with Menuhin by Robin Daniels( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and Japanese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesprekken met de Amerikaanse violist (geb. 1916)
Life class : thoughts, exercises, reflections of an itinerant violinist by Yehudi Menuhin( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adviezen aan violisten
Yehudi Menuhin and Georges Enesco by Bernard Gavoty( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in German and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Iudas Menuhin

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Menuhin of Stoke d'Abernon, Yehudi Menuhin 1916-1999 Baron

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Nenuhin , Yehudi

Yehudi Menuhin American violinist and conductor

Yehudi Menuhin Amerikaans dirigent (1916-1999)

Yehudi Menuhin britský houslový virtuos a dirigent

Yehudi Menuhin skrzypek, wiolonczelista i dyrygent

Yehudi Menuhin soliste

Yehudi Menuhin US-amerikanisch-schweizerisch-britischer Violinist und Dirigent

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Γεχούντι Μενουχίν

Йехуди Менухин

Менухин, Иегуди

Ієгуді Менухін

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מנוחין, יהודי 1916-1999

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เยฮูดิ เมนูฮิน

메뉴인, 예후디 1916-1999

예후디 메뉴인

メニューイン, イェフーディー

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メニューイン, ユーディ

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ユーディ・メニューイン

耶胡迪·梅纽因

Languages
English (226)

German (49)

French (19)

Japanese (3)

Italian (3)

Chinese (2)

Swedish (2)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (1)

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