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 – 99 years ago

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Polish-born Mexican violin virtuoso, diplomat, pedagogue and philanthropist Henryk Szeryng was born on this day in 1918 – 99 years ago.

A student of Maurice Frenkel, Carl Flesch and Jacques Thibaud, Maestro Szeryng is remembered as one of the foremost 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 | KREISLER | RECITATIVO UND SCHERZO-CAPRICE

 

Bach Sonatas & Partitas for Violin |2 CDS|

Henryk Szeryng

Release Date: April 1997

Deutsche Grammophon

Bach: Sonatas and Partitas for Violin Solo |PAPERBACK|

Edited By: Henryk Szeryng

Schott Musik International Mainz

 

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