ON THIS DAY | Belgian Violinist Mathieu Crickboom Was Born in 1871

Dying in 1947, he is remembered in history as the dedicatee of Eugene Ysaye’s 5th Solo Violin Sonata

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Belgian violin virtuoso Mathieu Crickboom was born on this day in 1871.

Mr Crickboom served a longterm teaching position on faculty at the Brussels Conservatoire - and was a founding member of the Crickboom String Quartet.

 

LEONIDAS KAVAKOS | YSAYE | SOLO VIOLIN SONATA NO.5 | DANSE RUSTIQUE