Performs the Beethoven Fourth with Szell in Cleveland and Jorda in San Francisco, the Beethoven Fifth with Katims in Seattle, the Chopin Second with Ormandy in Philadelphia and Krips in Montreal, Organizes the Prades Festival, devoted to Beethoven’s chamber music with Casals, Fuchs, Goldberg, Serkin and Horszowski. The festival is a great success. It is recorded by the French Radio and broadcast all over Europe. His recital in London in October wins the Harriet Cohen Award for best recital of the year.