Yehudi Menuhin founded numerous music festivals and music schools. They include the Menuhin Festival Gstaad, of which he was artistic director for 40 years. In 1963, he realized one of his greatest ambitions by establishing the Yehudi Menuhin School in England where ever since, gifted young musicians have been nurtured to achieve their full potential. The school has grown and developed to become a world-class institution, attracting students from around the globe.