American violinist, composer and conductor Robert Mann was born on this day in 1920 – 98 years ago.
A student of Edouard Dethier, he was a founding member and first violinist with the Juilliard String Quartet for 52 years.
Passing away in January of this year, Ms Mann held 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 | THE MYSTERIES OF CHAMBER MUSIC | 2014
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