Erich Gruenberg
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1924-10-12
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Erich Gruenberg

Erich Gruenberg Biography (Wikipedia)

Erich Gruenberg OBE (born 12 October 1924) is an Austrian-born British violinist and teacher.

He was born in Vienna in 1924 and studied there and at the Jerusalem Conservatory. He led the Palestine Broadcasting Corporation Orchestra 1938-45. He has lived in London since 1946. In 1947 he won the International Carl Flesch Violin Competition. He became a British subject in 1950.

Gruenberg started a solo career and has appeared in this capacity in many countries. He gave the first Russian performance of Benjamin Britten's Violin Concerto, in Moscow.

He has also been a leader of the Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition, he was formerly first violin with the London String Quartet (a later ensemble than the London Quartet), and he has played chamber music on numerous occasions. Gruenberg is a professor at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and has participated as a music competition juror many times.

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Erich Gruenberg Tracks

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Olivier Messiaen
Quartet For The End Of Time
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Quartet For The End Of Time
Hubert Parry
Fantasie-Sonata in B major
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Fantasie-Sonata in B major
Hubert Parry
Violin Sonata in D major: I. Allegro
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Violin Sonata in D major: I. Allegro
Hubert Parry
12 Short pieces: Romance 'To Gwen' Set 2 no. 2
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12 Short pieces: Romance 'To Gwen' Set 2 no. 2
Jerome Kern
All The Things You Are (Very Warm For May)
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All The Things You Are (Very Warm For May)
Arnold Bax, John McCabe & Erich Gruenberg
Violin Sonata No.2 (2nd movement)
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Violin Sonata No.2 (2nd movement)
Edmund Rubbra
Piano Trio No. 1 Op.68
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Piano Trio No. 1 Op.68
Isaac Albéniz
Tango, Op.165 No.2
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Tango, Op.165 No.2
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1982: Prom 40
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Royal Albert Hall
1982-08-24T10:57:55
24
Aug
1982

Proms 1982: Prom 40

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1978: Prom 18
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Royal Albert Hall
1978-08-08T10:57:55
8
Aug
1978

Proms 1978: Prom 18

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1975: Prom 11
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Royal Albert Hall
1975-08-04T10:57:55
4
Aug
1975

Proms 1975: Prom 11

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1973: Prom 28
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Royal Albert Hall
1973-08-18T10:57:55
18
Aug
1973

Proms 1973: Prom 28

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Proms 1971: Prom 18
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Royal Albert Hall
1971-08-11T10:57:55
11
Aug
1971

Proms 1971: Prom 18

Royal Albert Hall

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