(15 October 1841 – 3 April 1898)
(15 October 1900 – 26 September 1985)
(15 October 1905 – 19 April 1986)
Swedish composer (married to cellist Noel Franks)
Here is his Concerto for cello and orchestra, Op. 10 (1936), performed by cellist Mats Rodin with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra conducted by Petri Sakari:
American baroque cellist
Here she performs Bach Suite No. 3 in C Major:
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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