A Cellist's Life (Strings Backstage) by Colin Hampton

By Colin Hampton

(String Letter Publishing). one of many twentieth century's so much exclusive cellists, Colin Hampton is your advisor to a bygone international of classical tune and musicians. clever instructor, musical iconoclast, and nonpareil cellist of the illustrious Griller Quartet, Hampton helped to redefine the criteria of latest chamber track, based certainly one of America's first cello golf equipment, and encouraged generations of scholars. via his witty, convivial, and candid narratives, you are going to additionally come across such luminaries as Pablo Casals, Ernest Bloch, Igor Stravinsky, Arturo Toscanini, Bela Bartok, Yehudi Menuhin, and others as by no means before.

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