George Enescu

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Romanian violinist and composer (1881-1955)

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I started to sing some pieces by Brahms and Schubert, and then I studied music at the George Enescu High School of Music in Bucharest.
Moscow-born Alexeev, while working on postgraduate studies at the city's conservatoire, took part in a number of international competitions, gaining top honours at the 1969 Marguerite Long Competition in Paris, at the 1970 George Enescu Competition in Bucharest, and at the 1974 Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow.
Romanian composer George Enescu is a newer favorite of mine; much of his music has a subtle, elusive quality that both confounds and delights me.
Perjovschi trained as a painter at the conservative Universitatea de Arte George Enescu, in Iasi, but was encouraged to question the continued usefulness of his classical grounding by the collapse of Nicolae Ceauscu's autocratic regime in 1989.
Ysae dedicated each of the sonatas to younger contemporaries, including Szigeti, Jacques Thibaud, George Enescu and Fritz Kreisler, taking into account their specific playing styles.
1; Romanian violinist Irina Muresanu offers pieces by George Enescu, Arnold Schoenberg and others on Dec.
Radu Lupu, one of the most respected of modern pianists, received a Diploma in the Vienna International Beethoven Competition, then magisterially conquered every subsequent competition he entered (Van Cliburn, George Enescu, Leeds,) on his way to an illustrious career.
The Phil was joined by Japanese violin virtuoso Midori at the 3,000-seat Palace Hall concert venue, in Bucharest, on Saturday night where they performed as part of the George Enescu Festival.
The RLPO will be joined by Japanese violin virtuoso Midori for a concert tomorrow which repeats the programme performed at the Philharmonic Hall this week, including a work by Romania's most famous composer, George Enescu.
Liam Grant, Nicky Hooper, George Enescu and Sam Jacobsen were also on target Last year's runners-up, Bridge Inn also had a comfortable opening day victory as they cruised to a 7-0 win over Grange Celts.
30pm, 0121 704 6962Other solo violinists in action over the next few days include Nathaniel Vallois, who is accompanied by pianist Charles Wiffen in the last concert in Birmingham Conservatoire's exploration of the chamber music of the great Romanian composer George Enescu (Monday 7.
She's swept the board at many major eastern European piano competitions for emerging artists, including the 2001 George Enescu International Piano Competition in Bucharest, and has played in many countries including Japan, the USA, and Russia.
Written with the great composer and violinist George Enescu in mind, Ysaye's single movement work for solo violin was met with an admirable artistry by Horner.
In return for a lifetime of Machiavellian politicking, as well as enormous services rendered to music, Long receives several posthumous black eyes from George Enescu, Alfred Cortot, Pierre Barbizet, Cecile Ousset, Jean-Philippe Collard, and others.