(31 October 1906 – 13 August 1996)
American composer, academic, and pianist
Here is her “Lament” recorded by cellist Judith Herbert and pianist Diana Ambache:
English composer, pianist, accordionist, and music editor
Here is his “Lullaby” for clarinet and cello, recorded by an unnamed clarinetist and cellist:
Czech cellist, artist, writer, and professor
Here is a recording of him playing the Debussy sonata with pianist Petra Besa-Pospisilova:
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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