Today is American violinist, composer and conductor Robert Mann’s 96th birthday.
A student of Edouard Dethier, Mr Mann was a founding member and first violinist with the Juilliard String Quartet for 52 years.
He holds honorary doctorates from the Manhattan School of Music, Oberlin College, Michigan State University, Earlham College, Jacksonville University and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
ROBERT MANN | JUILLIARD STRING QUARTET | BRAHMS | STRING QUARTET NO. 2 | 1ST MVT
ROBERT MANN | CHARLES NEIDICH & JUILLIARD STRING QUARTET | BRAHMS | CLARINET QUINTET, OP. 115 | 4TH MVT