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.

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
(American)

Hilary HahnHilary Hahn
(American)
Yehudi MenuhinYehudi Menuhin
(Swiss,British,American)
Jean-Auguste-Dominique IngresJean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
(French)

Anne-Sophie MutterAnne-Sophie Mutter
(Swiss,German)
Jascha HeifetzJascha Heifetz
(Lithuanian,American)
Don MoenDon Moen
(American)

Ara MalikianAra Malikian
(Armenian)
Nicola BenedettiNicola Benedetti
(British)
Fritz KreislerFritz Kreisler
(Austrian,American)

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Emilie AutumnEmilie Autumn
(American)
Phil RamonePhil Ramone
(American,South African)
Pinchas ZukermanPinchas Zukerman
(Israeli)

L. SubramaniamL. Subramaniam
(Indian)
Julia FischerJulia Fischer
(German)
Sarah ChangSarah Chang
(American)

Pablo de SarasatePablo de Sarasate
(Spanish)
David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
(Dutch)
Janine JansenJanine Jansen

Efrem ZimbalistEfrem Zimbalist
(American)
Lucia MicarelliLucia Micarelli
(American)
Sarah NeufeldSarah Neufeld
(Canadian)

Ivry GitlisIvry Gitlis
(Israeli)
Leonidas KavakosLeonidas Kavakos
(Greek)
Nathan MilsteinNathan Milstein
(Ukrainian,American)

Gil ShahamGil Shaham
(American)
Viktoria MullovaViktoria Mullova
(American)
Ole BullOle Bull
(Norwegian)

Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
(Italian)
Leopold AuerLeopold Auer
(Hungarian)
Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
(Belgian)

Kim KashkashianKim Kashkashian
(American)
Leonid KoganLeonid Kogan
(Ukrainian)
Samvel YervinyanSamvel Yervinyan
(Armenian)

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Giuseppe TorelliGiuseppe Torelli
(Italian)
Elspeth HansonElspeth Hanson
(Australian)
Jenny Oaks BakerJenny Oaks Baker
(American)

Anton SchindlerAnton Schindler
(German)
Joseph SilversteinJoseph Silverstein
(American)
Karen BriggsKaren Briggs
(American)

Rachel BartonRachel Barton
(American)