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Anne-Sophie Mutter: 15 facts about the great violinist
6. U.S. debut
Mutter gave her first performance in the United States in 1980 with Zubin Mehta and the New York Philharmonic, performing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. Two weeks later, she appeared with the National Symphony Orchestra in Mozart’s Third Violin Concerto with Mstislav Rostropovich conducting.