ON THIS DAY | Czech Violinist & Composer Jan Kubelik Died On This Day in 1940

A student of Otakar Sevcik, he is remembered as one of the pre-eminent violin virtuosi of the early 20th Century

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Jan Kubelik Death

Czech violinist and composer Jan Kubelik died on this day in 1940, aged 60.

His major contribution to the violin repertoire include 6 violin concertos.

He is the father of famed conductor Rafael Kubelik.

 

JAN KUBELIK | PAGANINI | SOLO VIOLIN CAPRICE NO. 6