(14 August 1873 – 13 May 1950)
Hungarian-born Czech cellist
Dr. Brian Fennelly
(14 August 1937 – 17 June 2015)
American composer, theorist, professor of music, and keyboard player
Here is a performance of an abridged version of his “Sigol for Two” played by the Duo Parnas:
Dr. Darilyn Dee Manring
(14 August 1953 – 9 December 2019)
American cellist, cello teacher, and professor of music
(14 August 1953 – 22 June 2015)
American composer, conductor, and orchestrator of film scores
Here are the 2Cellos, cellists Luka Sulic and Hauser, playing “For The Love Of A Princess” from Braveheart by James Horner, with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra conducted by Guy Noble:
Know of other cellists, cello makers, composers of music played by cellists, or those with a strong tie to the cello world born on this day? This is a work in progress. We’d love to hear from you if you have suggestions, additions, or corrections. Thank you!
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