Russian violinist Toscha Seidel was born on this day in 1890.
A protégé of Leopold Auer, Mr Seidel is remembered as one of the finest violin virtuosi of the 20th Century - noted for his lush, romantic tone and free rubato.
He also holds a place in history as Albert Einstein’s violin teacher.
TOSCHA SEIDEL | BRAHMS | HUNGARIAN DANCE NO. 5 | FROM MOVIE ‘MELODY FOR THREE’
Complete RCA Victor Recordings 1938-1941 |CD|
Release Date: March 16, 1999