NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST)
6th February, 1927 : A boy violinist in short trousers caused a sensation in Paris tonight with his effortless playing. Yehudi Menuhin performed the Symphonie Espagnole written by Lalo for the Spanish virtuoso, Sarasate, in 1875. Ten year-old Menuhin, of Russian-Jewish parentage, has been astounding audiences since he was seven.
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