Today is violin virtuoso Ida Haendel’s 88th birthday!
A student of Carl Flesch and George Enescu, she is widely respected as one of the preeminent virtuosi violinist of the 20th Century.
A recognised child prodigy she was awarded 7th prize in the 1935 Wieniawski International Violin Competition – aged just 7.
IDA HAENDEL | SIBELIUS | VIOLIN CONCERTO | FRANZ PUAL DECKER & MONTREAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
IDA HAENDEL & ALFRED HOLECEK | TARTINI | DEVIL’S TRILL SONATA