ON THIS DAY | Violinist Émile Sauret Died in 1920

A protégé of Charles de Beriot and Henri Vieuxtemps, he composed over 100 solo works for the violin – most notably his virtuosic cadenza to Paganini's 1st Violin Concerto

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French violin virtuoso and composer Émile Sauret died on this day in 1920, aged 67.

 

VC YOUNG ARTIST TATSUKI NARITA | PAGANINI VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 1 IN D MAJOR | 1ST MVT SAURET CADENZA | 2012 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION