Lillian Fuchs

Lillian Fuchs (November 18, 1901 – October 5, 1995), an American violist, teacher and composer, is considered to be among the finest instrumentalists of her time. She hailed from a musically talented family: her brothers, Joseph Fuchs, a violinist, and Harry Fuchs, a cellist, performed with her on numerous commercial recordings. Her children and grandchildren continue in her footsteps.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 18th, 1901 (New York City), Died October 5th, 1995 (Englewood)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W143350 10-in. 1/25/1927 Old folks at home Musical Art Quartet String quartet arranger  
Columbia W144238 10-in. 5/27/1927 Annie Laurie Musical Art Quartet Instrumental quartet arranger  


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"Fuchs, Lillian." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

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