Revolutionary French Violin Pedagogue Lucien Capet Born On This Day in 1873 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Revolutionary French violin pedagogue and composer Lucien Capet was born on this day in 1873

Lucien Capet Birthday

Revolutionary French violin pedagogue and composer Lucien Capet was born on this day in 1873.

He served a long-term teaching position at the Société Sainte-Cécile de Bordeaux  during which time he researched, developed and published his authoritative Superior Bowing Technique treatise.

Professor Capet’s notable students included two of the most influential violin educators of all time – Jascha Brodsky and Ivan Galamian.

Jascha Brodsky‘s students include: Leila JosefowiczJoey CorpusJuliette Kang and Judith Ingolfsson.

Ivan Galamian’s students include: Michael RabinItzhak PerlmanSally ThomasKyung-Wha ChungGlenn DicterowDavid Nadien, Erick FriedmanJaime LaredoArnold SteinhardtCharles CastlemanMiriam FriedJames Buswell, Sergiu LucaAni Kavafian, Ida Kavafian, Chin KimEugene Fodor, Berl Senofsky and Dong-Suk Kang.


Lucien Capet and Superior Bowing Technique |BOOK|

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Release Date: June 1, 2015

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