Fritz Kreisler, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Fritz Kreisler

Austrian violinist and composer

Date of Birth: 02-Feb-1875

Place of Birth: Vienna, Austria

Date of Death: 29-Jan-1962

Profession: composer, violinist

Nationality: Austria

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius


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About Fritz Kreisler

  • Friedrich "Fritz" Kreisler (February 2, 1875 ÔÇô January 29, 1962) was an Austrian-born violinist and composer.
  • One of the most noted violin masters of his day, and regarded as one of the greatest violinists of all time, he was known for his sweet tone and expressive phrasing.
  • Like many great violinists of his generation, he produced a characteristic sound which was immediately recognizable as his own.
  • Although it derived in many respects from the Franco-Belgian school, his style is nonetheless reminiscent of the gem├╝tlich (cozy) lifestyle of pre-war Vienna.

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