List of famous violinists who have contributed greatly to their field

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Throughout history, there have been many violinists who have contributed greatly to their field. The list includes many familiar and great violinists, such as Lindsey Stirling, Pete Townshend, Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Ma and Jonathan Davis.

Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma
French

Peter Tosh Peter Tosh
Jamaican

Isaac Stern Isaac Stern
American

Stjepan HauserStjepan Hauser
Croatian

Wes BorlandWes Borland
American

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
American

Andrew BirdAndrew Bird
American
Hilary HahnHilary Hahn
American

Gustavo DudamelGustavo Dudamel
Venezuelan

Genesis P-OrridgeGenesis P-Orridge
British

Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin
Swiss, British, American
Nate MendelNate Mendel
American

Jean-Auguste-Dominique IngresJean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
French
Joe HisaishiJoe Hisaishi
Spanish

Joshua BellJoshua Bell
American

Joey TempestJoey Tempest
Swedish
Jascha HeifetzJascha Heifetz
Lithuanian, American

Anne-Sophie MutterAnne-Sophie Mutter
Swiss, German
Alex BandAlex Band
American

Don MoenDon Moen
American

L. SubramaniamL. Subramaniam
Indian
Fritz KreislerFritz Kreisler
Austrian, American
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Pinchas ZukermanPinchas Zukerman
Israeli
Ara MalikianAra Malikian
Armenian

Emilie AutumnEmilie Autumn
American

Paul WhitemanPaul Whiteman
American

Phil RamonePhil Ramone
American, South African
Nigel KennedyNigel Kennedy
British
Nicola BenedettiNicola Benedetti
British

Zitkala-SaZitkala-Sa
American

Harry PartchHarry Partch
American

Sammy CahnSammy Cahn
American
Pablo de SarasatePablo de Sarasate
Spanish

David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
Dutch

Eugène YsaÿeEugène Ysaÿe
Belgian

Marin AlsopMarin Alsop
American

Julia FischerJulia Fischer
German
Sarah ChangSarah Chang
American

Janine JansenJanine Jansen
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Lucia MicarelliLucia Micarelli
American

Efrem ZimbalistEfrem Zimbalist
American

Lorin MaazelLorin Maazel
French, American
Vassar ClementsVassar Clements
American

Neville MarrinerNeville Marriner
British
Dave SwarbrickDave Swarbrick
British

Ivry GitlisIvry Gitlis
Israeli

Barney McKennaBarney McKenna
Irish

Ole BullOle Bull
Norwegian

Viktoria MullovaViktoria Mullova
American
Samvel YervinyanSamvel Yervinyan
Armenian

Sarah NeufeldSarah Neufeld
Canadian

Nathan MilsteinNathan Milstein
Ukrainian, American

Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
Italian
Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
Belgian

Gil ShahamGil Shaham
American
Leopold AuerLeopold Auer
Hungarian

Leonidas KavakosLeonidas Kavakos
Greek

Leonid KoganLeonid Kogan
Ukrainian
Kim KashkashianKim Kashkashian
American

Giuseppe TorelliGiuseppe Torelli
Italian
Elspeth HansonElspeth Hanson
Australian

Jenny Oaks BakerJenny Oaks Baker
American

Anton SchindlerAnton Schindler
German
Joseph SilversteinJoseph Silverstein
American

Luka SulicLuka Sulic
Croatian, Slovenian
Michael ConorMichael Conor
American

Karen BriggsKaren Briggs
American

Rachel BartonRachel Barton
American