French Violin Pedagogue Lucien Capet Died On This Day in 1928 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Revolutionary French violin pedagogue and composer Lucien Capet died on this day in 1928 – aged 55

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Lucien Capet

Revolutionary French violin pedagogue and composer Lucien Capet died on this day in 1928 – aged 55.

He held a long-term teaching position at the Société Sainte-Cécile de Bordeaux – during which time he researched, developed and published his authoritative ‘Superior Bowing Technique’ treatise.

Professor Capet’s notable students included two of the most influential violin educators of all time – Jascha Brodsky and Ivan Galamian.

CAPET STRING QUARTET | RAVEL | STRING QUARTET IN F MAJOR | 1927

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