Austrian Violin Virtuoso & Pedagogue Jakob Dont Died On This Day in 1888 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Jakob Dont Death

Austrian violin virtuoso and pedagogue Jakob Dont died on this day in 1888 – 129 years ago.

Dont is remembered in history as one of the greatest violin pedagogues of all time.

His famed students included Leopold Auer.

Dont’s 24 Etudes, Caprices and preparatory exercises are considered some of the most important technical studies in the repertoire.


24 Studies Op 37: Preparatory to Kreutzer and Rode Studies for Viola |BOOK|

Jakob Dont

Release Date: August 25, 2003

International Music Company