Polish-American violin virtuoso Bronislav Gimpel was born on this day in 1911 – 108 years ago.
A protege of Carl Flesch, Mr Gimpel is remembered as one of the outstanding violinists of the 20th Century.
He passed away in 1979 – aged 67.
BRONISLAV GIMPEL | TCHAIKOVSKY VIOLIN CONCERTO | JOHANNES SCHULER & BAMBERG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Bronislav Gimpel and Friends Play Dvorák, Brahms and Beethoven |2CDS|
Bronislav Gimpel, Violin
Release Date: July 20, 2010