August Wenzinger

August Wenzinger

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. August Wenzinger (1905-1996) was a prominent cellist, viol player, conductor, teacher, and music scholar from Basel, Switzerland. He was a pioneer of historically informed performance, both as a master of the viola da gamba and as a conductor of Baroque orchestral music and operas. Wenzinger received his basic musical training at the Basel Conservatory, then went on to study cello with Paul Gr mmer and music theory with Philipp Jarnach at the Hochschule f r Musik in Cologne. He thentook private cello lessons with Emanuel Feuermann in Berlin. Wenzinger served as first cellist in the Bremen City Orchestra (1929-1934) and the Basel Allgemeine Musikgesellschaft (1936-1970).
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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135755285
  • 9786135755282