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Classical Musicians’ Volume Decreases

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/classical_musicians_volume_decreases_20060310

There was a time when Jews dominated the ranks of American orchestras, and superstars like Leonard Bernstein and Isaac Stern were musical ambassadors to the world. The fact that today's master Jewish musicians tend to have proteges with names like Yo Yo Ma, Kyung-Wha Chung and Lang Lang is one hint that for many Jews, classical music is no longer a top priority.

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