Biography

Early years / Patti’s farewell / Viennese triumph / Brahms listens / America 1896 / Paganini’s violin / Marriage / World War I / America 1921 / Europe 1925 / Political tension / Riots in Vienna / Stolen Strad / Palestine / World War II / Liberation

This biography of Hubermanís life is based upon various essays, much of which is available in the articles section. If you click on the small rectangular pictures on the right hand side of the screen, they will enlarge in their own window, but for this to work you will need javascript enabled in your browser. Clicking in these newly opened windows will close them.

Although you can skip to any section of the biography, to read it in chronological order, start with early years.

If you don’t want to plough through the whole biography, here is the shortened version:



Top photo: New York, blah.
Newspaper: New York Times, 15 Nov 1896.