Dutch cellist Anner Bylsma has passed away – aged 85.
A student of Carel van Leeuwen Boomkamp at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague, Mr Bylsma was a former 1st prize winner at the Pablo Casals International Cello Competition – and served from 1962 until 1968 as Principal Cellist of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
Our condolences are with his family, friends, colleagues and students.
ANNER BYLSMA | BACH | SOLO CELLO SUITE NO. 3 IN MAJOR