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Issac Stern

1920-

Musician

A musical prodigy who debuted at age 11, Isaac Stern has had a spectacular career as a concert violinist. By his early 20's, Isaac Stern had been hailed as one of the world's great virtuosi. In the course of his career, Stern has performed with every major orchestra and at all major music festivals.

He has maintained close musical ties with Israel, serving as a principal officer of the America-Israel Cultural Foundation and cofounding the Israel Music Center.

Stern has long been associated with Carnegie Hall and has been a leader in the movement to save and restore the venerable music mecca.