ON THIS DAY | Violinist & Composer Ole Bull Was Born in 1810

Bull is remembered as one of the preeminent virtuosi of the 19th Century, often likened to Paganini

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Ole Bull Death

Norwegian violinist and composer Ole Bull was born on this day in 1810, 211 years ago.

He became extremely famous and wealthy in his day, eventually acquiring a large collection of fine Golden Period string instruments and stately homes.

 

CHARLIE SIEM | OLE BULL | CANTABILE DOLOROS E RONDO GIOCOSO | ANDREW GOURLAY & LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

Ole Bull: Violin Concertos

Annar Follesø

Ole Kristian Ruud

Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Release Date: April 27, 2010

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