(20 October 1883 – 25 April 1951)
Soviet composer and cellist
Here is his Jewish Melody, Op. 43, recorded by cellist Aron Zelkowicz and pianist Rodrigo Ojeda:
Here he gives a birthday performance of the Dvořák concerto with the Boston Civic Symphony conducted by Max Hobart:
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