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Henri Wieniawski

Henryk Wieniawski ([vʲɛˈɲafskʲi]; 10 July 1835 – 31 March 1880) was a Polish virtuoso violinist, composer and pedagogue, who is regarded amongst the most distinguished violinists in history. His younger brother Józef Wieniawski and nephew Adam Tadeusz Wieniawski were also accomplished musicians, as was his daughter Régine, who became a naturalised British subject upon marrying into the peerage and wrote music under the name Poldowski.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 10, 1835 (Lublin), Died March 31, 1880 (Moscow)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1898 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 97 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 4803 7-in. Before Oct. 1898 Mazurka Jennie Hoyle [i.e., Dorothy Hoyle] Violin solo composer  
Victor B-1913 10-in. 11/8/1904 Fantasy : Gounod's Faust Maud Powell Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-8814 12-in. 4/7/1910 Souvenir de Moscow Mischa Elman Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-8824 10-in. 4/9/1910 Fantasie from garden scene Mischa Elman Violin solo, with piano arranger  
Victor C-9009 12-in. 5/25/1910 Romance Maud Powell Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-9033 12-in. 5/27/1910 Capriccio valse, op. 7 Maud Powell Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-12398 12-in. 9/27/1912 Polish dance Maud Powell Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-13036 12-in. 3/29/1913 Légende, op. 17 Efrem Zimbalist Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-13476 10-in. 6/25/1913 Garden scene Sascha Jacobsen Violin solo, with piano arranger  
Victor C-13878 12-in. 9/30/1913 Second concerto : Finale Jan Kubelík Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-13891 12-in. 10/1/1913 Sielanka Jan Kubelík Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-16458 10-in. 9/7/1915 Legende Victor Concert Orchestra Orchestra, with violin solo composer  
Victor B-18958 10-in. 1/4/1917 Kujawiak Charles Kellogg Whistling solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-21069 12-in. 11/9/1917 Scherzo-tarantelle Jascha Heifetz Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-22266 12-in. 10/3/1918 Romance Jascha Heifetz Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-23404 10-in. 10/13/1919 Caprice in E flat major Jascha Heifetz Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-24777 12-in. 1/3/1921 Legende Mischa Elman Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-24796 10-in. 1/19/1921 Le ménétrier Jan Kubelík Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-24797 10-in. 1/19/1921 Sielanka (La champêtre) Jan Kubelík Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-24799 10-in. 1/19/1921 Concerto no. 2 in D minor : Romance Jan Kubelík Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-25127 12-in. 3/29/1921 Romance Erica Morini Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-25128 12-in. 3/29/1921 Capriccio valse Erica Morini Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-29622 10-in. 3/5/1924 Ländlicher Tanz Cecilia Hansen Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-29622 10-in. 10/27/1925 Ländlicher Tanz Cecilia Hansen Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-31574 10-in. 1/5/1925 Mazurek Ignacy Dygas Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 97 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wieniawski, Henri," accessed July 17, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102719.

Wieniawski, Henri. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 17, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102719.

"Wieniawski, Henri." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 17 July 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102719

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