Yehudi Menuhin: Violinist and Visionary

Friday, February 28, 2014

5:30pm – 6:30pm

Fine Arts Library (Austin map)

Learn about the man who started it all. Jonathan Benthall, Yehudi Menuhin’s son-in-law, will be featured at the 9th annual Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama and Literature to talk about the violin legend’s collaborations with talents such as Ravi Shankar as well as his unique approaches to music education. This free talk, hosted by the Fine Arts Library, takes place during the dinner break of the Junior Finals competition

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