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Eugene Ysaÿe (Composer)

Born: 16th July 1858, Liege, Belgium

Died: 12th May 1931, Brussels, Belgium

Nationality: Belgian

Eugène-Auguste Ysaÿe was a Belgian violinist, composer and conductor. He was regarded as "The King of the Violin", or, as Nathan Milstein put it, the "tsar".

Further Reading: Ysaÿe

 Recording of the Week, Franck and Vierne from Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien

The Russian violinist and French pianist bring a refreshing clarity and delicacy to two sonatas written for the Belgian composer-violinist Eugène Ysaÿe.

 Interview, Alina Ibragimova on Ysaÿe

The violinist talks about the Belgian composer's sonatas for unaccompanied violin, which she has just recorded on Hyperion.

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