Scottish Violist William Primrose Born On This Day in 1904 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Scottish violist William Primrose was born on this day in 1904 – 113 years ago

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William Primrose Birthday

Scottish violist William Primrose was born on this day in 1904 – 113 years ago.

Dying in 1982, he is remembered as one of the preeminent violists of all time.

Primrose gave the premiere performance of the Bartok Viola Concerto, and for his contribution to the recording industry, he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

WILLIAM PRIMROSE & DAVID STIMER | PAGANINI | CAPRICE NO. 24

Early Recordings, Violin & Viola

William Primrose

Bach, Saint-Saëns, Kreisler, Chopin, Purcell, Paganini, Tchaikovsky

Release Date: February 24, 2004

Pearl

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