Hungarian violin virtuoso and pedagogue Carl Flesch was born on this day in 1873 – 139 years ago.
Dying in 1944, Mr Flesch’s noted students included Bronislaw Gimpel, Ivry Gitlis, Szymon Goldberg, Ida Haendel, Josef Hassid, Ginette Neveu, Max Rostal, Henryk Szeryng and Henri Temianka.
CARL FLESCH | HANDEL | VIOLIN SONATA IN A MAJOR OP. 1-14 | 1936
CARL FLESCH | BEETHOVEN | VIOLIN CONCERTO | 3RD MVT | P. KLEZK & LUCERN ORCHESTRA