Russian violinist Toscha Seidel died on this day in 1962 – aged 62.
A protégé of Leopold Auer, Mr Seidel is remembered as one of the finest violin virtuosi of the 20th Century – noted for his lush, romantic tone and free rubato.
He also holds a place in history as Albert Einstein‘s violin teacher.
TOSCHA SEIDEL | BRAHMS | VIOLIN SONATA NO.1
TOSCHA SEIDEL & EUGENE KUSMIAK | BRAHMS | HUNGARIAN DANCE NO.1 | 1938
TOSCHA SEIDEL | BACH | AIR FOR G STRING | 1926