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Guide to the Yehudi Menuhin Collection ARS-0040

Descriptive Summary

Title:
Yehudi Menuhin Collection

Dates:
1938-1950

Collection number:
ARS-0040

Creator:
Menuhin, Yehudi, 1916-1999

Collection size:
1.1 linear feet,
2 boxes

Repository:
Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, California 94305-3076

Abstract:
The collection contains primarily sound recordings of performances of Yehudi Menuhin as violin soloist, with piano accompaniment by Hephzibah Menuhin, or with orchestral accompaniment. Most of the recordings are test pressings made between 1938 and 1950. The first box also contains one folder with three record labels that were removed from three Menuhin discs which are not included in this collection.

Languages:
Languages represented in the collection: English,
Japanese,
French