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Marie Stockmarr Becker
Violist based in Copenhagen/Malmö
Frank Bridge
Frank Bridge (26 February 1879 – 10 January 1941) was an English composer, violist and conductor.
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Oskar Nedbal
Oskar Nedbal (26 March 1874 – 24 December 1930) was a Czech violist, composer, and conductor of classical music.
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Emil Bohnke
Emil Bohnke (11 October 1888 in Zduńska Wola near Łódź, Poland – 11 May 1928 near Pasewalk) was a German violist, composer and conductor in Berlin.
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Tibor Serly
Tibor Serly (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈtibor ˈʃɛrli]; Losonc, Kingdom of Hungary, 25 November 1901 – London, 8 October 1978) was a Hungarian violist, violinist and composer. He was one of the students of Zoltán Kodály. He grea...
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Giuseppe Torelli
Giuseppe Torelli (22 April 1658, Verona – 8 February 1709, Bologna) was an Italian violist, violinist, teacher, and composer. Torelli is most remembered for contributing to the development of the instrumental concerto (Newman 1...
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Hans Sitt
Jan Hanuš Sitt, known as Hans Sitt, (21 September 1850, Prague – 10 March 1922, Leipzig), was a Bohemian violinist, violist, teacher, and composer. During his lifetime, he was regarded as one of the foremost teachers of violin....
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Yuri Bashmet
Yuri Abramovich Bashmet (Russian: Юрий Абрамович Башмет; born 24 January 1953) is a Russian conductor, violinist, and violist.
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Niccolò Paganini
Niccolò (or Nicolò) Paganini (Italian: [ni(k)koˈlɔ ppaɡaˈniːni]; 27 October 1782 – 27 May 1840) was an Italian violinist, violist, guitarist, and composer. He was the most celebrated violin virtuoso of his time, and left his ma...
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Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst (8 June 1812 – 8 October 1865) was a Moravian-Jewish violinist, violist and composer. He was widely seen as the outstanding violinist of his time and one of Niccolò Paganini's greatest successors. He was ...
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Rebecca Clarke
Rebecca Clarke (27 August 1886 – 13 October 1979) was an English classical composer and violist best known for her chamber music featuring the viola. She was born in Harrow and studied at the Royal Academy of Music and Royal ...
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Paul Hindemith
Paul Hindemith (English pronunciation: /ˌˈhɪndəmɪt/) (16 November 1895 – 28 December 1963) was a prolific German composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor. Notable compositions include his song cycle Das Marienleben (...
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... decade, jazz violists have been woefully neglected in the annals of research and music history ... . Contrary to the mistaken impression that few violists have excelled in jazz, a variety of recordings ... since the 1960s shows that violists have accomplished proficiency in styles ranging from swing to Latin ...
... Inglis reviews Rae's instruction book for violists (Universal Editions). ...
... Gee instructs on developing an efficient and balanced left-hand position for violists with small hands. ...
... remembered as one of the greatest violists of the 20th century, and one of only two violists to have given a solo recital at Carnegie Hall. ...
... A recording of lyra viol music by violists Otterstedt and Reiners is reviewed (Harp Records). ...
... Jean Stewart, one of UK's most distinguished violists and chamber musicians, died on December 28, 2002. ...