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ON THIS DAY | American Violinist Michael Rabin Died in 1972

He was praised by legendary pedagogue Ivan Galamian as having "no weaknesses, never"

American violin virtuoso Michael Rabin died on this day in 1972, aged just 35.

A celebrated child prodigy, he is remembered as one of the eminent violinists of the 20th Century.

He tragically developed a neurological condition in his late 20s, and died at age 35 from a head injury sustained by a fall.

Thankfully, Michael Rabin will forever be immortalised by his brilliant and treasured recording legacy.





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Michael Rabin

Bach, Bruch, Sarasate

Release Date: January 10, 2012

Warner Classics

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