Today’s Birthday:Isaac Stern (1920

Today’s Birthday:
Isaac Stern (1920
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Born in Ukraine, Stern came to the US as an infant and began studying violin as a child. He made his New York debut at 17 and toured extensively after World War II. A cultural ambassador, he performed in the Soviet Union and China as one of the world’s top violin virtuosos. In 1960, he formed a famous trio with pianist Eugene Istomin and cellist Leonard Rose. Stern helped establish the National Endowment for the Arts and is noted for having saved what landmark institution from demolition? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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