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Ysaye

[French ee-za-ee] /French i zaˈi/
noun
1.
Eugène
[œ-zhen] /œˈʒɛn/ (Show IPA),
1858–1931, Belgian violinist, composer, and conductor.
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  • In the performance of this music Mr. Ysaye was altogether in his glory.

    Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone
  • When Ysaye resigned a few years ago, Thompson took his place.

    The Spell of Belgium Isabel Anderson
  • But what impressed me most forcibly about her and about Ysaye was their perfect control.

    An American Girl in Munich Mabel W. Daniels
  • Like Liszt, like Paderewski, Ysaye has his good moments and his indifferent.

    Unicorns James Huneker
  • Forsothe this is he of whome it is said by Ysaye the prophet.

  • Ysaye's eminence as a violinist has been gained by hard work.

  • Ysaye is an artist who has transcended his own medium—he has become a poet of sound.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens
  • Ysaye taught the technic of expression as against the expression of technic.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens
  • So I telegraphed Ysaye at Namur, to ask if he could loan me a violin for the concert.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens
  • Ysaye, that great apostle of the truly musical, is a shining example.

    Violin Mastery Frederick H. Martens

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