Antonio Brosa


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(b Canonja, Sp., 1894; d Barcelona, 1979). Sp. violinist. Début Barcelona 1904. Settled in Eng., 1914. Founded Brosa Qt. 1924 (disbanded 1938). Soloist début, London 1926. In USA 1940–6. Gave f.p. of Britten's Vn. Conc., NY 1940. Taught at RCM.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

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