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Mischa Elman (1891–1967)

Famed violinist and composer, educated at the Royal Music School in Odessa with Fiedelman, and in the Petrograd University with Leopold Auer. He was awarded an honorary Musical Doctorate from the Chicago Musical College. He made his Berlin debut in 1904, his London debut in 1905, and his New York debut with the Russian Symphony in 1908. Mischa ... See full bio »

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Mischa Elman Himself - Violinist
Upbeat in Music
Upbeat in Music Himself - Violinist
The Bell Telephone Hour
The Bell Telephone Hour Himself - Violinist
Okay for Sound
Okay for Sound Violinist


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 1946 Okay for Sound (Documentary short) (performer: "Gavotte" - uncredited)
 1926 Mischa Elman (Short) (performer: "Humoresque in G Flat Major, Op. 101", "Gavotte")
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 1962 The Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series)
Himself - Violinist
- Till Autumn (1962) ... Himself - Violinist
 1959 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #12.28 (1959) ... Violinist
 1958 The Patti Page Oldsmobile Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.9 (1958) ... Himself
 1957 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #5.16 (1957) ... Himself
 1954 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Himself - Violinist
- Episode #5.1 (1954) ... Himself - Violinist
 1943 Upbeat in Music (Documentary short)
Himself - Violinist
 1926 Mischa Elman (Short)
Himself - Violinist
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 2007 The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk (Video documentary)
 1946 Okay for Sound (Documentary short)

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He was awarded a Star on the HOllywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1560 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.

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