British Violinist Albert Sammons Died On This Day [ON-THIS-DAY]
British violinist Albert Sammons died on this day in 1957 – aged 71
British violinist Albert Sammons died on this day in 1957 – aged 71.
Largely self taught, Mr Sammons is remembered in history for his close association with Elgar's Violin Concerto – a work he championed and performed more than 100 times.
He passed away after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s Disease.
ALBERT SAMMONS | ELGAR | VIOLIN CONCERTO | 1ST MVT | SIR HENRY WOOD & NEW QUEEN'S HALL ORCHESTRA
ALBERT SAMMONS | TARTINI | THE DEVIL'S TRILL
ALBERT SAMMONS & WILLIAM MURDOCH | SCHUBERT | SONATINA OP.137 NO.1
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