Violin Virtuoso Henryk Szeryng Born On This Day in 1918 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Polish-born Mexican violin virtuoso, diplomat, pedagogue and philanthropist Henryk Szeryng was born on this day in 1918 – 98 years ago

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Polish-born Mexican violin virtuoso, diplomat, pedagogue and philanthropist Henryk Szeryng was born on this day in 1918 – 98 years ago.

A student of Maurice Frenkel, Carl Flesch and Jacques Thibaud, Maestro Szeryng is remembered as one of the pre-eminent violinists of all time – praised for his sterling musicianship, innate interpretive qualities, tone, colour and broad musical lines.

He passed away from a cerebral hemorrhage in 1988 – aged 69.

HENRYK SZERYNG | BEETHOVEN | VIOLIN CONCERTO | RUNDFUNK SINFONIEORCHESTER SAARBRUCKEN

 

HENRYK SZERYNG | BACH | PARTITA NO.2 | CHACONNE 

 

HENRYK SZERYNG | RAVEL | TZIGANE 

 

HENRYK SZERYNG | JOSEPH SUK | LOVE SONG OP.7 NO.1

 

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