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Kathleen Parlow, violinist and teacher (1890-1963)

"World's greatest woman violinist"

Photograph of Kathleen Parlow, circa 1905

Kathleen Parlow, circa 1905

Virtuoso violinist Kathleen Parlow was, in her day, ranked among the best violinists in the world and reached prominence as one of a mere handful of musicians who represented Canada on the stages of the world. "The lady of the golden bow" was famed as a child prodigy for an unassailable technique. She went on to an international career as a concert soloist, universally respected for her artistry, and later became a revered chamber musician and violin teacher.

Kathleen Parlow - Childhood and Education
Kathleen Parlow - Early Career and Concert Tours
Kathleen Parlow - Teaching and Chamber Music
Kathleen Parlow - The Parlow String Quartet
Kathleen Parlow - References

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