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Karl Davidov

Karl Yulievich Davidov (Russian: Карл Юльевич Давидов; 15 March [O.S. 3 March] 1838 – 26 February [O.S. 14 February] 1889) was a Russian cellist of great renown during his time, and described by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as the "czar of cellists". He was also a composer, mainly for the cello.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 15th, 1838 (Kuldīga), Died Moscow

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1917

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-11691 12-in. 3/11/1912 Träumerei (Reverie) Rosario Bourdon Cello solo arranger  
Edison 5439 10-in. 3/9/1917 Romance sans paroles Vladimir Dubinsky Cello solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Davidov, Karl," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104883.

Davidov, Karl. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104883.

"Davidov, Karl." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104883

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