Elman, Mischa

(1891–1967)
   US violinist. A child prodigy, Mischa Elman was accepted at the Odessa music academy at the age of six and made his debut in St Petersburg. In 1908 he settled in the United States where he became renowned for his purity of tone and technical perfection. He composed light opera.

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  • ELMAN, MISCHA — (1891–1967), violinist. Born at Talnoye, near Kiev, Elman received his first violin lessons from his father Saul, who later wrote a book entitled Memoirs of Mischa Elman s Father (1933). At the age of six he was taken to the Odessa Music Academy …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Elman, Mischa — born Jan. 20, 1891, Talnoye, Ukraine, Russian Empire died April 5, 1967, New York, N.Y., U.S. Ukrainian born U.S. violinist. He studied with Leopold Auer (1845–1930) in St. Petersburg from age 10 and made his professional debut in Berlin at 13.… …   Universalium

  • Elman,Mischa — El·man (ĕlʹmən), Mischa. 1891 1967. Russian born American violinist regarded as one of the foremost violinists of his time. * * * …   Universalium

  • Elman, Mischa — (1891 1967)    American violinist. He was accepted at the Odessa music academy at the age of six, and made his debut in St Petersburg. In 1908 he went to the US where he was known for his purity of tone and technique. He also composed light opera …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Elman, Mischa — (20 ene. 1891, Talnoye, Ucrania, Imperio ruso–5 abr. 1967, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Violinista estadounidense de origen ucraniano. Desde los 10 años estudió con Leopold Auer (n. 1845–m. 1930) en San Petersburgo e hizo su debut profesional a los …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mischa Elman — Mikhail [originally Moses or Moishe[1]] (Mischa) Saulovich Elman (Russian: Михаил (Миша) Саулович Эльман; January 20, 1891, Talnoye, Kiev Governorate, Ru …   Wikipedia

  • Mischa Elman — Naissance 20 janvier 1891 Talnoïe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mischa Elman — Mischa Elman. Mischa Elman (20 de enero de 1891 5 de abril de 1967) fue un violinista de origen ucraniano, más tarde nacionalizado estadounidense. Biografía Mikhail Saulovich Mischa Elman nació en Talnoye, un pequeño pueblo cerca de Kiev. Su… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mischa Elman — Anhören: Mischa Elman spielt die Meditation aus Thaïs. Spieldauer 4:27 Mikhail Saulowitsch „Mischa“ Elman (* 8. Januarjul./ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Elman — may refer to: * Elman, Somalia * Elman FC, a Somalian football clubElman is the surname of: * Dave Elman (1900 1967), American hypnotist * Jeffrey Elman, American psycholinguist and pioneer in the field of neural networks * Mischa Elman… …   Wikipedia

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