American violin virtuoso Albert Spalding was born on this day in 1888.
He served distinguished teaching positions at Boston University and Florida State University – and is remembered in history for having given the premiere performance of Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto.
ALBERT SPALDING | BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO | EUGENE ORMANDY & PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA | 1941
17-year-old Japanese violinist Risa Hokamura is quickly building an international reputation as a young virtuoso of outstanding potential.
A student of Koichiro Harada, Mayuko Kamio and Machie Oguri at the...