André Gertler


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(b Budapest, 1907; d Brussels, 1998). Hung. violinist. Frequently gave recitals with Bartók as pianist. Settled in Brussels where he founded Gertler Qt., 1931–51. On staff Brussels Cons. 1940–54. Conc. soloist with leading orchs. Salzburg Fest. 1955. Prof., Cologne Hochschule für Mus. 1954–9, Hanover Acad. 1964–78.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

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