Violinist & Composer Giovanni Battista Viotti Died On This Day in 1824 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Italian violin virtuoso and composer Giovanni Battista Viotti died on this day in 1824

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Italian violin virtuoso and composer Giovanni Battista Viotti died on this day in 1824.

Viotti is remembered in history as the teacher of Pierre Rode, Pierre Baillot, Rodolphe Kreutzer – and Paganini’s mentor, August Duranowski.

Viotti’s contributions to the string repertoire include 29 Violin Concertos.

 

 

VC ARTIST BENJAMIN BEILMAN & YEKWON SUNWOO | VIOTTI VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 22 | 1ST MVT | CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER

 

 

 

 

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