2 November Cello Birthdays

Cello Birthdays – 2 November

1739 Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (2 November 1739 – 24 October 1799) Austrian composer, violinist and silvologist Here is the first movement of his Cello Concerto in D Major performed by cellist Petra Meisl with the South Czech Philharmonic Orchestra České Budějovice conducted by Vojtěch Spurný:  1880 John Foulds (2 November 1880 –

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1 November Cello Birthdays

Cello Birthdays – 1 November

1871 Alexander Spendiaryan (1 November 1871 – 7 May 1928) Armenian and Soviet music composer and conductor – Here is his “Barcarolle” recorded by an unnamed cellist and pianist:  1871 Otto Ettelt (1 November 1871 – 1949) German cellist and teacher 1877 Roger Quilter (1 November 1877 – 21 September

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