Bohemian cellist and composer David Popper died on this day in 1913 – aged 70.
A student of Julius Goltermann, his signature works include 4 cello concertos, a ‘Requiem’ for 3 Cellos and Orchestra and a number of popular bravura show works – including Tarantella, Spinning Song, Ungarische Rhapsodie and Elfentanz.
MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH & ELENA ROSTROPOVICH | DAVID POPPER | DANCE OF THE ELVES
Popper: Cello Music
Release Date: March 12, 1997
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