American Composer Samuel Barber Was Born On This Day in 1910 [ON-THIS-DAY]

American composer Samuel Barber was born on this day in 1910 – 109 years ago

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American composer Samuel Barber was born on this day in 1910 – 109 years ago.

Dying in 1981, aged 70, Barber is remembered as one of the great American composers of the 20th Century.

His signature works include Adagio for Strings, a cello sonata and concerto and his Violin Concerto Op. 14 – a much-loved standard in today’s concert and competition repertoire.

 

OLIVIER CHARLIER | BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO OP. 14 | DMITRI LISS & ORCHESTRE PHILHARMONIQUE DE L’OURAL 

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