Scottish violist William Primrose was born on this day in 1904 – 112 years ago.
Dying in 1982, he is remembered as one of the preeminent violists of all time.
Primrose gave the premiere performance of the Bartok Viola Concerto, and for his contribution to the recording industry, he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
WILLIAM PRIMROSE & DAVID STIMER | PAGANINI | CAPRICE NO.24 (ARR. VIOLA)
WILLIAM PRIMROSE | WALTON | VIOLA CONCERTO | ANDANTE COMODO | SIR WILLIAM WALTON
WILLIAM PRIMROSE & DAVID STIMER | SCHUBERT | AVE MARIA (ARR. VIOLA)
WILLIAM PRIMROSE & DAVID STIMER | BEETHOVEN | POLONAISE (ARR. VIOLA)