Today is American Violinist Norman Carol’s 92nd Birthday! [ON-THIS-DAY]

Today is American violinist Norman Carol's 92nd birthday!

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Today is American violinist Norman Carol‘s 92nd birthday!

A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studied with Efrem Zimbalist, Mr Carol served as Concertmaster of the Philadelphia Orchestra for 29 years – under the Music Directorship of Eugene Ormandy, Riccardo Muti and Wolfgang Sawallisch.

Mr Carol gave the premiere performance of the Stanislaw Skrowaczweski Violin Concerto.

 

NORMAN CAROL | RIMSKY-KORSAKOV | SCHEHERAZADE | EUGENE ORMANDY & PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA | 1978