File PN/40 - Letter, to Ruth and Barnett Hollander, Paris, France

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Letter, to Ruth and Barnett Hollander, Paris, France


  • 22-Feb-63 (Creation)

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Philip Newman describes both Queen Elisabeth's and his own poor state of health. He feels that his career is now at its artistic height but that since 1950 a violinist of world renown has used his influence to prevent him from playing at the Prades Festival. However in 1959 Pablo Casals (to whom he holds a real debt due to his faith and encouragement) personally engaged him to play at the Festival

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