Camilla Wicks

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Birthday
9, 1928
Birthplace
Long Beach, CA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1928 (age 90)
Birthplace
Long Beach, CA

About

One of the first women to have an international career as a violinist.

Before Fame

She was born to a violinist father and pianist mother and debuted at the Long Beach Municipal Auditorium when she was seven; she studied at the Juilliard School.

Trivia

She taught at multiple universities in the United States, including Rice University and the University of Michigan.

Family Life

She married her first husband in 1951 and had five children with him.

Associated With

Like Yehudi Menuhin, she also studied with Louis Persinger.